Conference 2018

British International History Group
30th Annual Conference

30th August to 1st September 2018
Exeter University


The Conference

The main work of the conference takes place in panels starting on Thursday afternoon, Friday and Saturday morning. There will also be a keynote lecture on the Friday evening and a round table on Thursday. The Annual General Meeting will be held during the conference.

Local convener Prof Richard Toye.

Call for Papers: Abstract and Submission

Deadline: 16th April 2018

The BIHG Committee invites you to contribute a paper to the conference. As in previous conferences we are pleased to receive offers to present papers on a wide range of subjects in International History, for any period. These include:

Inter-State Diplomatic Relations

Domestic Issues in Foreign Policy

• History of International Relations

Military History (including strategic issues, POWs etc)

• Intelligence and/or Propaganda

International Organisations and Institutions

• Inter-Imperial Relations

International Economic Relations

• Cultural and/or Transnational Processes

The committee accepts both individual paper (20 minutes) and complete panel submissions consisting of three 20 minute papers. We also welcome the submission of multiple panels on a related theme; papers from such panels will be considered for publication in a theme issue of the International History Review.

If you wish to offer a paper, please submit your details and 250 word abstract online at the submission page. The deadline for submissions is 16 April 2018.

Please note that this year the BIHG will waive the conference registration fee for BISA members. We encourage all BIHG members to join BISA; BISA membership fees are tax deductible and there are reduced rates for ECRs and PG students. For details see: BISA Website

Registration details and conference package fees will be available in June.



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