Workshop: Climate and Societies in the Mediterranean

The workshop Climate and Societies in the Mediterranean during the Last Two Millennia​:​ Current State of Knowledge and Research Perspectives​ will take place at the TELEMME Lab, in the Mediterranean House of Humanities of the Aix-Marseille University in Aix-en-Provence on 8-9 March 2017.

CfP: Environmental History of the Ottoman Empire and Turkey

The TürkeiEuropaZentrum (TEZ) of the Universität Hamburg, Germany, will host on 27-28 October 2017 an academic workshop to examine new approaches to the environmental history of the Ottoman Empire and of Turkey.

Further details are available in the full call for papers. The deadline for submissions is 1 April 2017.

CfP: From Knowledge (About the Future) to Action

The University of Freiburg, Germany, is convening the conference From Knowledge (About the Future) to Action: Expertise and Decision-Making Regarding the Environment, Health, and Security in the 20th and 21st Centuries, to be held in October 2017.

Further details, in German and English, can be found in the full call for papers. Deadline for submission […]

Berlin Brandenburg Colloquium on Environmental History, Winter 2016/17

The Berlin-Brandenburg Colloquium on Environmental History – organised by Astrid M. Kirchhof and Jan-Henrik Meyer since 2012 – provides a forum for local and international researchers to meet in an informal setting and discuss up-to-date research in environmental history. The winter semester programme 2016-17 is now available.

CfP: Environmental History of Siberian North

Surgut State Pedagogical University will host on 15-16 October 2015 a seminar on The Environmental History of Siberian North: Promising Research Directions. Full details are available in the call for papers below.

The deadline for submissions is 31 August 2015.

CfP: Convegno

Il convegno nazionale, che si svolgerà a Piacenza il 30 settembre e il 1 ottobre 2015, è stato ideato dal Politecnico di Milano-Polo di Piacenza e l’Università Statale di Milano-Bicocca e promosso dall’Ordine degli Architetti e PPC della Provincia di Piacenza, in collaborazione con il Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Piacenza, la Società Piacentina […]

CfP: Portuguese Conference on EH

The call for 4th CITCEM Conference, Crossing Borders: Connecting Edges of Environmental History, which will take place in Porto, 5-7 November 2015, was extended to 31 July 2015. Further details can be found on the conference website.

CfP: Mobilising and Using Energy

RUCHE, the French Network of Environmental Historians, organizes an international conference, that will take place at Bordeaux-Montaigne University on 8-10 September 2016, titled “Mobilising and Using Energy, from Antiquity to the Present Time.”

The deadline for proposals is 15 October 2015

Further details are available in the full call for papers.

Bollettino di storia ambientale 2/2015

Cari colleghi e colleghe,

tra poche settimane avrà inizio l’ottava conferenza biennale della European Society for Environmental History, intitolata “Greening History – studying the environment across disciplines: past present future.” Il programma è disponibile sul sito della conferenza:

In previsione dell’assemblea plenaria dei soci che si terrà in occasione della conferenza, è mio compito […]

UK and Ireland Newsletter, No. 22,May 2015