EuroClio Board Member Semih Aktekin Delivers Speech at “Shared Histories for Europe” Seminar

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Istanbul Kemerburgaz University, in partnership with the Council of Europe, organized a seminar titled “Shared Histories for a Europe without dividing lines” on 19 November 2015. Tatiana Mikina-Milko, Brian Carvell and John Hamer were the main speakers to introduce the e-book titled Shared Histories for a Europe without dividing lines, which was published by the Council …

23rd EuroClio Annual Conference: Reimagining Remembrance

Societies which have experienced conflict and reached a peace accord have difficulty in moving from “negative” to “positive” peace. Often remembering and commemorating the difficult past presents particular challenges in the reconciliation process for governments, civil society and history educators. Northern Ireland is no exception to this.This conference will take place close to Easter, 2016. …

23rd EuroClio Annual Conference: Reimagining Remembrance

Conference News Dealing with the Legacy of a Violent Past in History and Heritage Education Societies which have experienced conflict and reached a peace accord have difficulty in moving from “negative” to “positive” peace. Often remembering and commemorating the difficult past presents particular challenges in the reconciliation process for governments, civil society and history educators. …

14th Michael A. Sant Memorial Lecture organized by HTA Malta

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On 29 October 2015 the History Teachers’ Association of Malta, in collaboration with the Faculty of Education, University of Malta, organised the 14th Michael A. Sant Memorial Lecture. This year’s guest speaker was Michael Fordham who is Assistant Headteacher at West London Free School, Affiliated Lecturer at the University of Cambridge and co-editor of the …

EuroClio Attended ‘20th Century Mass Graves’ Conference in Tbilisi

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From 15-17 October 2015, EuroClio participated in the conference ‘20th Century Mass Graves. Witnesses of violence, sources of history’ in Tbilisi, Georgia. The conference was organized by DVV-International, in cooperation with the Ruhr-University Bochum and supported by the VolkswagenStiftung. About forty participants from different countries had come to the conference to share their experiences and expertise in …

Call for Papers: 25th Annual World History Association Conference

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The World History Association (WHA) is holding its 25th Annual Conference in Ghent, Belgium, from July 2-5, 2016. The themes of the conference will be ‘Global Conflict’ and ‘Transformation of the Global Countryside’. The WHA is calling for paper proposals from students, scholars and teachers from around the world on topics related to the scholarly …

Bosnian History Educators project team held a successful meeting on ‘History that Connects and Divides

The Bosnian History Educators Association EuroClio BIH HIP is soon going to present results of the project ‘History that connects and divides – how to process the theme of abuse of history on the road to the last war in BiH by joint innovations in history teaching’. The EuroClio HIP BiH project team led by …

Augsburg University History Didactics Chair Hosts EuroClio at East China Normal University Shanghai Summer School

More than twenty Chinese students, history teachers and doctoral candidates visited the Chair of History Didactics at Augsburg University from 29 June until 11 July to take part in the first German-Chinese Summer School on Public History. EuroClio Director Jonathan Even-Zohar joined the summer school for two days and contributed to the programme with a discussion …