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THE HISTORY OF VIOLENCE
Centre for the History of Violence

Conferences

Currently calling for papers

Violence, Colonialism and Empire

Violence, Colonialism and Empire in the Modern and Contemporary World

Deadline: 1 December 2014. Proposals for the Violence, Colonialism and Empire in the Modern and Contemporary World Conference should be submitted by email to Professor Philip Dwyer. They should include a  title, institutional affiliation, email address, and  brief description of the proposed paper (up to 500 words)... read more.

AAEH conference

The Australasian Association for European History(AAEH) XXIV Biennial Conference

Deadline: 1 February 2015. Proposals for The Australasian Association for European History (AAEH) XXIV Biennial Conference - War, Violence, Aftermaths: Europe and the Wider World should be submitted by email to aaeh-conference@newcastle.edu.au. They should include title of paper, abstract of 100 words, and a brief professional biography with contact details/institutional affiliation... read more.

Upcoming conferences

First World War Conference

First World War: Local, Global and Imperial Perspectives

25 to 27 March 2015 The First World War: Local, Global and Imperial Perspectives conference will mark the centenary of the First World War, and more specifically the 100th anniversary of the allied landings at Gallipoli... read more.

Previous conferences

Violence Studies Conference

2012 Violence Studies Conference

The Humanities Research Institute and the Centre for the History of Violence at the University of Newcastle held its inaugural Violence Studies Conference at the Crowne Plaza, from 21 to 24 August 2012... read more.

War stories

War Stories

This conference, held at the University of Newcastle in conjunction with the Writing Cultures Group, was an inter-disciplinary approach looking at the war memoir from ancient times to the present... read more.

Henry Dangar

Dangar Park Massacre

Organised by Dr Victoria Haskins in conjunction with the Newcastle City Council Guraki Committee, the speakers for this conference were Prof Lyndall Ryan, Dr Tony Birch and Cynthia Hunter... read more.

The Massacre in History

Revisiting the Massacre in History

In 1995, a conference was organised at the University of Warwick by Mark Levene and Penny Roberts in which the groundwork for a study of massacre was laid. Ten years later, the Conflict Research Group at the University of Newcastle, Australia, invited scholars from all disciplines to reassess the research that had been done since that time... read more.