Call for Papers

International Summer School: “Global and transregional history: empirical approaches to concepts, debates and conditions”

Date: 22 – 24 Jun 2020
Venue: Åbo Akademi University, Turku (Finland)

Organisers: the European Network of Universal and Global History (ENIUGH)

  the Flying University of Transnational Humanities (FUTH),

  with the support of the Global History Lab

Details (Flyer with the details available here): 

- Deadline for submission: 31 March 2020

- Application Package: 1) a CV, 2) a summary/exposé of the dissertation, and

                                      3) an abstract of your planned paper of 300 words.

- Submit

- Registration fee: 50, 00 EUR (covering summer school materials, lunch and dinner)

- Accommodation & Visa assistance: Reservations in a nearby hotel/hostels will be made, and we offer support for securing the funding for travel and accommodation as well as regarding VISA (if applicable).


The Call is open to PhD-students from history and related disciplines, who work in the interdisciplinary field of writing connected, entangled or comparative histories that incorporate transnational or transregional perspectives. Proposed topics can either relate to the theme of “minorities, integration and exclusion” or challenge from other angles the confines of national and Eurocentric historiographies.

The language of presentations will be English but papers in French and German are also accepted. Participants are expected to present a paper 3000–4000 words length as the basis for discussion with the whole group; the papers will be circulated among the participants beforehand.

c/o The Institute for Academic Initiatives (IAI)

Division 9: Global History Studies,

Graduate School of Letters, Osaka University

1-5 Machikaneyama, Toyonaka-city,

Osaka 560-8532, Japan

Phone & Fax: +81+6-6850-5675 


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