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The Society News Feed Archive for: 2010

  • Society's 6th Biennial Conference, Innsbruck September 2011

     Other fronts, other wars?

    21 – 23 September 2011

    Leopold-Franzens-University Innsbruck



    Call for Papers

    The Leopold-Franzens-University Innsbruck is pleased to organize together with the Karl-Franzens-University Graz and the Andrássy University Budapest the 6th Biennial Conference of the “International Society for First World War Studies” in September 2011. After very successful conferences in Lyon, Oxford, Dublin, Washington D.C. and London, the Society is...

  • Future Wars, Imagined Wars: Towards a Cultural History of the pre-1914 Period

    Conference organized by the Centre International de Recherche de l’Historial de la Grande Guerre,
    in association with the German Historical Institute, Paris and the Institut Universitaire de France
    and the participation of the Centre for First World War Studies, University of Birmingham.

    9-10 November 2011, Historial de la Grande Guerre, Péronne (France)

  • John Horne, ed. A Companion to World War I

    A Companion to the First World War brings together an international team of distinguished historians who provide a series of original and thought-provoking essays on one of the most devastating events in modern history.

    • Comprises 38 essays by leading scholars who analyze the current state of historical scholarship on the First World War
    • Provides extensive coverage spanning the pre-war period, the military conflict, social, economic, political, and cultural developments, and the war’s legacy
    • Offers original perspectives on themes as diverse as strategy and tactics, war crimes, science and technology, and the arts
  • Gallipoli: a ridge too far, 5–6 August 2010, Canberra (AUS)

    In August 2010, the Australian War Memorial will convene an international conference to mark the 95th anniversary of the climactic battles of the Gallipoli campaign. In early August 1915, after months of stalemate in the trenches on Gallipoli, British and Dominion troops launched a series of assaults in an all-out attempt to break the deadlock and achieve a decisive victory....

  • World War I and the Modern World, Moscow, 26-27 May 2010

    A conference organized and sponsored by

    International Independent University of Environmental and Political Sciences (IIUEPS Academy)

    Russian Association of World War I Historians (RAWWH)

    Russian State Historical Museum

    Russian State Archive of Military History

    Polish Academy of Sciences’ Permanent Representative at the...