The Conflict Research Society’s 2015 Conference, which will take place at the University of Kent on 14-15 September. The conference marks the 100th anniversary of CRS co-founder John Burton’s birth, and the conference is an opportunity to explore John Burton’s legacy and to discuss the latest developments in peace and conflict research and practice. On behalf of the Conflict … [Read more...] about Conflict Research Society Conference 14-15 Sept
The 2015 Royal Anthropological Institute Postgraduate Conference is taking place at the University of Manchester this week, 4-5 June. This year's theme is Anthropology and the Politics of Engagement. The presentations might interest some of you. You can still register (the registration fee includes lunch and coffee for both days) but if you don't want to pay £15 and still want … [Read more...] about Conference: Anthropology and the Politics of Engagement, 4-5 June
Registration for the Creative Intentions PhD conference at Manchester is now open! The conference has an inter-disciplinary approach and we have welcomed papers from PhD students across the school. Friday 26th June at The University of Manchester Therefore, we'd like to encourage all of our SOSS PhDs to attend this event where possible. The conference presents an opportunity … [Read more...] about Attn SOSS PhDs: Registration for creative Intentions PhD conference is now open!
"Petitioning from 1750 to the present" is a symposium to be held at the University of Manchester, 29-30 June 2015, bringing together distinguished political and social scientists as well as historians, including from Harvard, the Sorbonne and Leiden. Please see the call for papers (deadline 25 May) which is attached and also available from this link … [Read more...] about Symposium on Petitioning from 1750 to the present, University of Manchester, 29-30 June 2015
This is a reminder of the second round deadline for applications for the MDC PGR Conference Fund 2014-15 on Friday 15 May 2015. Please circulate the information to students in your School as appropriate. Thank you. The contribution from the MDC PGR Conference Fund will be no more than £150 for a conference in the UK and no more than £300 for an overseas conference. Manchester … [Read more...] about MDC PGR Conference Fund 2014-15: Application for funding open, deadline 15 May