General information on the Research Institute for History
The Institute for History is looking for new colleagues. Three new vacancies are currently presented on the Leiden University vacancy website.
Seed Grant Awarded for Conference: “Slaving Zones: Cultural Identities, Ideologies, and Institutions in the Evolution of Global Slavery”
Global Interactions is pleased to announce that Dr. Damian Alan Pargas (History), Dr. Jeff Fynn-Paul (International Studies), and Dr. Karwan Fatah-Black (History) have been awarded a seed grant to support the international conference: “Slaving Zones: Cultural Identities, Ideologies, and Institutions in the Evolution of Global Slavery.”
13 & 14 March - International Workshop on Wage Labour, Capital and Precarity in African and Global History
Are Africa and Europe heading towards a ‘great convergence’ in labour conditions? This workshop brings together specialized scholarship on the history of labour in the emergence of capitalism in Africa and the study of ‘African’ forms of capitalism.