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CFP: Histories of Education Summer School. Deadline: 31 December 2014

This conference invites applications from postgraduate students in the history of Education with an interest in the histories of educational spaces and discourses and new ways of working with images, artefacts, and archives. Leading international historians of education will give lectures and workshops, and offer advice concerning the research process. There will be opportunities for students to discuss their dissertation projects with fellow doctoral candidates and receive comments from prominent scholars in the field.

The conference language is English. Participation in the conference is free of charge. Accommodation and meals will be provided, but delegates will have to cover the cost for their travel to Luxembourg. The number of participants is limited to 30 students.


Cathy Burke (University of Cambridge, UK)
Inés Dussel (Flasco Área Education, Argentina)
Ian Grosvenor (University of Birmingham, UK)
Karin Priem (University of Luxembourg, LUX)
Siân Roberts (University of Birmingham, UK)
Frank Simon (Ghent University, Belgium)
Angelo Van Gorp (Ghent University, Belgium)

Angelo Van Gorp, Ghent University, on behalf of Network 17

Dates and Deadlines

Application deadline: 31 Dec. 2014
Information on acceptance: Feb. 2015
Course dates: 18 - 21 June 2015
Supporters and Organizers

The conference is supported by the

Paedagogica Historica Foundation
History of Education Society, UK
International Standing Conference for History of Education (ISCHE)
European Educational Research Association (EERA)
Institute of Education and Society, University of Luxembourg.

Local organizers

Karin Priem
Klaus Dittrich
Frederik Herman
Françoise Poos
Geert Thyssen