CfP: Environmental History of Russia

The Conference “Environmental History of Russia: the local measurements and perspectives of integral studies” which will take place at Cherepovets State University, Russia, on 5-7 October 2017 is aimed at summarizing the results of regional studies and developing new research directions that allow us to comprehensively represent the historical experience of nature management and solving […]

Statement of support for Central European University

As an international organization with members in Hungary and at the Central European University (CEU), the European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) is gravely concerned about the recent bill (T/14686) passed by the Hungarian Parliament on 4 April 2017 that would affect the CEU operations. See the attached file for a full statement of support […]

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.