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ASIL 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting

American Society of International Law
2021 Virtual Annual Meeting

Reconceiving International Law: Creativity in Times of Crisis

From March 24 – 26, 2021, the American Society of International Law will convene its 115th Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting Committee (chaired by Simon Batifort, Christie Edwards, and Darin Johnson) welcomes ideas for sessions reflecting the meeting's theme, "Reconceiving International Law: Creativity in Times of Crisis."

Annual Meeting Letter


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[Zoom] OHS- Historians and the News: Unprecedented Events by Day, Historical Context by Night

From The Oregon Historical Society:

Historians and the News: Unprecedented Events by Day, Historical Context by Night: A Conversation between Dr. Heather Cox Richardson and Dr. Christopher McKnight Nichols

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[Job] Congressional Research Service AD and DAD recruitment

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is currently recruiting for an Assistant Director (AD) and Deputy Assistant Director (DAD) to lead its Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division (FDT).   To that end, I am hoping you might share this information with anyone you feel would be a good candidate for the position.  A complete listing of eligibility requirements, salary information, application instructions and evaluation criteria review can be found in the vacancy announcements:

 Assistant Director- https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/588448000

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[PR] National Archives Launches Trump Presidential Library Website

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2021 -- The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) today launched the Donald J. Trump Presidential Library website, which provides information on archived White House websites and social media accounts, as well as information on access to the records of the Trump Administration.

Under the Presidential Records Act, the National Archives receives all records of the Trump Administration, which will be preserved in NARA facilities in the Washington, DC, area, and access to those records will be provided through the Donald J. Trump Presidential Library, controlled and administered by the National Archives. 

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[WHS] The Last Million: Europe’s Displaced Persons from World War to Cold War

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with David Nasaw on The Last Million: Europe’s Displaced Persons from World War to Cold War

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Democracy, history and the Presidential Records Act

Democracy, history and the Presidential Records Act

The Hill, 12/23/20


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[WHS] Toshihiro Higuchi on Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Toshihiro Higuchi on Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis

Monday, December 21 at 4:00 pm ET

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[Zoom] Webinar: The Philippines, the United States and the World in the 20th Century

Zoom Webinar: The Philippines, the United States and the World in the 20th Century

Friday, December 4th

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[CFP] TSA 19th Annual Conference


Transatlantic Studies Association
19th Annual Conference
Centre for International Studies, ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon
5-7 July 2021




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[WHS] Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam War

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Sarah Wagner on Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam War

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[WHS] Benjamin Hopkins on Ruling the Savage Periphery: Frontier Governance and the Making of the Modern State

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Benjamin Hopkins on Ruling the Savage Periphery: Frontier Governance and the Making of the Modern State

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[CFP] "Latin America in the World: Globalization and Its Discontents"

Call for Workshop Papers
"Latin America in the World: Globalization and Its Discontents"

The Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy (CENFAD) at Temple University is inviting applications for a multidisciplinary PhD student research workshop to be held online in spring 2021.


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[WHS} Eileen Boris on Making the Woman Worker: Precarious Labor and the Fight for Global Standards, 1919-2019

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Eileen Boris on Making the Woman Worker: Precarious Labor and the Fight for Global Standards, 1919-2019

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[Events] UT Austin Clements Center November Events

NOVEMBER 2020 EVENTS

[Event] Dr. Arica L. Coleman on That the Blood Stay Pure; African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia

Hello - I am reaching out to invite you and interested students to tune in to an important virtual discussion on Tuesday, November 10th.  Join Dr. Arica L. Coleman for a discussion on her book That the Blood Stay Pure; African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia, a Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2014, that traces the history and legacy of Virginia’s effort to maintain racial purity and the consequences of this almost four hundred year effort on African American – Native American relations and kinship bonds in the Commonwealth.

 

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[WHS] Francine Hirsch on Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: A New History of the International Military Tribunal After World War II

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Francine Hirsch on Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: A New History of the International Military Tribunal After World War II

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[WHS] Aino Rosa Kristina Spohr on Post Wall, Post Square: Rebuilding the World the World After 1989

Please join us for a Washington History Seminar Panel with Aino Rosa Kristina Spohr on Post Wall, Post Square: Rebuilding the World the World After 1989

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Kyle Longley piece in Washington Post Made by History section (11/2)

Made by History
Perspective

Harassing the Biden bus could backfire on Republicans

In a close election, the backlash against boorish behavior can make an impact


November 2, 2020 at 3:00 a.m. PST
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[SHAFR] 2020 Robert Ferrell Book Prize annuncement

The Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations is pleased to award the 2020 Robert Ferrell Book Prize to Daniel Immerwahr for his book How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 

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[ANN] The Woodrow Wilson House offers Fall Outdoor Activities

The Woodrow Wilson House offers Fall Outdoor Activities

Fun, Affordable and Socially-Distanced!

Washington, DC – Are you looking for ways to enjoy the beautiful fall weather in DC?  The Woodrow Wilson House offers a number of fun, affordable and socially-distanced outdoor activities for you to enjoy on your own or with friends:

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