Labour In Mining Blog

CFP #3: Sous-sol : une histoire d’interdépendances verticales – Traverse 2 / 2020 0

CFP #3: Sous-sol : une histoire d’interdépendances verticales – Traverse 2 / 2020

An interesting CFP for Mining Historians: the complete document here ” Ce numéro thématique profite de ce regain d’intérêt pour sonder l’évolution historique des relations humaines au sous-sol. En partant de l’idée que les niveaux...

CFP #2: TECHNOLOGY AND POWER _ 46th Symposium of ICOHTEC in Katowice, Poland, 22 – 27 July 2019 0

CFP #2: TECHNOLOGY AND POWER _ 46th Symposium of ICOHTEC in Katowice, Poland, 22 – 27 July 2019

A CFP that might interest our members: Social theorists from Max Weber to Jürgen Habermas have argued that power relations are among the defining characteristics of every society, along with culture and economic relations....

Seminar #1: “La mine un affaire d’Etat?” Marseille, october 2018-february 2019 0

Seminar #1: “La mine un affaire d’Etat?” Marseille, october 2018-february 2019

An interesting seminar about French mining history will begin soon in Marseille (France). Here a brief description: The mine, i.e. the vast field of mining operations and the social, economic, political and cultural phenomena...

PhD Defence Announcement #1: Ariane Mak, EHESS 0

PhD Defence Announcement #1: Ariane Mak, EHESS

We are glad to inform our community that Ariane Mak, a member of LIM, is going to defend her thesis on the 25th of September 2018 at 14h in EHESS, Salle du Conseil A (salle BS1_28),...

DEADLINES REMINDER – 3rd ELHN 2019 – Amsterdam 0

DEADLINES REMINDER – 3rd ELHN 2019 – Amsterdam

Our CFPs’ deadlines are approaching !! 5 september 2018 for the CFP “Living conditions in mining towns in history” 14 september 2018 for the CFP “Health Environment and Labour in Mining” (coorganized with the WG Occupational...

CFP #3: Health, Environment and Labour in Mining 0

CFP #3: Health, Environment and Labour in Mining

A new CFP for the Third Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN) (Amsterdam, 19-21 September 2019) !! It’s a CFP for a joint session on “Health, Environment and Labour in Mining” organised by (us) the Working...

Media #1 : Interview to our Coordinator, Professor L. Papastefanaki, abour Greek Miners and Communities 0

Media #1 : Interview to our Coordinator, Professor L. Papastefanaki, abour Greek Miners and Communities

INTERVIEW | Leda Papastefanaki : The unknown history of Greek mines: social relations, public policies and the role of French companies Leda Papastefanaki is Associate Professor of Economic and Social History in the Department of...

Publication #3:  Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto 0

Publication #3: Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto

New publication by emeritus professor Gérard Chastagnaret (in Spanish): Gérard Chastagnaret, Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto (1877-1890), Publicacions de la Universitat d’Alacant, Alicante, 2017 (456...

Conference #1: WEHC 2018, Mining history papers and panels 0

Conference #1: WEHC 2018, Mining history papers and panels

Some mining related papers and panels scheduled in the next WEHC 2018   PANELS Global Copper: Mining, Smelting, Minting, and Manufacturing from the Baroque to the Modern From Mining to Currency and Money Markets in the...

Article Release #1 : Expansión minera y reforma liberal – España siglo XIX 0

Article Release #1 : Expansión minera y reforma liberal – España siglo XIX

Take a look to the : “Expansión minera y reforma liberal. Peculiaridades de un cambio institucional en la España del siglo XIX“, Areas, Revista Internacional de Ciencias Sociales, 37, 2018, pp. 145-157 on liberal...

CFP #2 : Living conditions in mining towns in history 0

CFP #2 : Living conditions in mining towns in history

Our CFP for ELHN Amsterdam 2019  is available! * Check it CfP_Living conditions in mining towns in history_ELHN2019[5498] !! Call for papers, deadline 5 September 2018 Third Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN)...

Publication #2: Between the Plough and the Pick 0

Publication #2: Between the Plough and the Pick

A new interesting publication about Artisanal and Small scale mining in contemporary times. Between the Plough and the Pick. Informal, artisanal and small-scale mining in the contemporary world, ed. by Kuntala Lahiri Dutt, Australian...

CFP #1: “Health Down in the Mine” Lewarde – France 0

CFP #1: “Health Down in the Mine” Lewarde – France

Subject : Health in Mining Industry Historical period: n.s. Institution: Centre Historique Mininer du Nord et Pas de Calais Location: Lewarde (France) Date:  4 – 5 april 2019 Deadline: 9 september 2018 Brief description: The conference...

Publication #1 : Handbook Global History of Work 0

Publication #1 : Handbook Global History of Work

An interesting contribution by Ad Knotter has recently been published in the volume Handbook Global History of Work edited by Karin Hofmeester & Marcel van der Linden. >>> If you want to send us a brief summary,...

Labour In Mining 1

Labour In Mining

This blog would like to be a space for communicate and share the projects of the new Working Group Labour in mining, born inside the European Labour History Network The founding meeting of the...