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CfP: ToE workshop. Coproduction of territories and their resources, 16-17 April 2020

Tensions of Europe Research Group on Technologies, Environment, and Resources Coproduction of territories and their resources: technologies of prospecting, extraction and remediation in history  16-17 April 2020 National Research University Higher School of Economics—St. Petersburg, Russia   In his recent manifesto,Bruno Latour argues in favour of ‘terrestrial politics’ and the importance of going beyond local…
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CfP Histories of flexibility (Special Issue, Journal of Energy History)

*CALL FOR PAPERS* Histories of Flexibility Special Issue Journal of Energy History / Revue d’histoire de l’énergie (JEHRH) Co-Editors: Peter Forman (Lancaster University), Stanley Blue (Lancaster University), Elizabeth Shove (Lancaster University) Deadline: 7th June 2019 Contact: Description: Over the last five years, flexibility has emerged as a key topic in academic, industry and policy debates concerning the decarbonization of contemporary energy systems (IEA, 2008; Goutte and Vassilopoulos, 2019; Ofgem,…
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Call for Papers: Symposium “Cold War Matters: (In)Visible Economies of Things”

Symposium on physical objects of the Cold War will be held on December 16-17, 2019 in St. Petersburg. Advanced PhD-students and early career scholars are invited to submit an abstract (300–500 words) and a short CV untill May 15, 2019. National Research University Higher School of Economics in St Petersburg, Laboratory for Environmental and Technological History and…
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Two PhD positions in Environmental history/Environmental humanities at Chalmers University of Technology

The Department of Technology Management and Economics (TME) broadly researches the interaction between technology development, industrial systems, society, people and the environment. The research can be divided into three main research areas, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain & Operations Management and Sustainability & Society Studies. The department is organized in six divisions for research and…
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New journal: Journal of Energy History / Revue d’histoire de l’énergie (JEHRHE)

The Journal of Energy History / Revue d'histoire de l'énergie (JEHRHE) is a new online and open access academic journal dedicated to all aspects of energy history. Informed by scholarship in the field to date, we aim to cultivate and advance an ambitious, creative space for scholarly conversation and dissemination. Please join us—submit, read, teach, and share cutting-edge ideas…
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Post-doc (one year) on History and Memory of Nuclear Tests in French Polynesia

One-year post-doctoral position on History and Memory of Nuclear Tests in French Polynesia, based in Tahiti (9 months) and metropolitan France (3 months),  starting June 1st 2019, by the Maison des Sciences de l'Homme du Pacifique, Polynésie Française. For details and contacts (in French) see Fiche de poste Post doc-MSH-P For more see also:
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Call for ICOHTEC Summer School of 2019

ICOHTEC Summer School of 2019 Technology and Power University of Silesia, Poland 18 – 22 July 2019 Link: OBJECTIVES The Third ICOHTEC Summer School in Katowice will combine the 46th ICOHTEC Symposium with a three-day intensive seminar course geared to PhD students and young post-doctoral scholars. The Summer School brings together conventional seminars and the…
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The Turriano ICOHTEC Prize is an Early Career Prize for Books on the history of technology, sponsored by the Juanelo Turriano Foundation and consists of 2,500 Euro. The prize-winning book will be presented and discussed at a special session of the next ICOHTEC symposium, in Katowice, Poland, from 22-27 July 2019. An additional 500 Euro is available…
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