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ISHA newsletter 2018

The International Social History Association (ISHA) published its December 2018 Newsletter (vol. 7 no. 1).

Mr Kasahun Follo (CETU) and Marien van der Heijden (IISH) signing the MoU

African workers on file

Stefano Bellucci and Andreas Admasie, our Collection Development staff members for Africa, have been setting up three digitization projects in Ethiopia and Zambia.

Volkskrant IISG Geschiedenisprijs 2018 | Foto: Wim van der Vlugt

Volkskrant IISG Geschiedenisprijs 2018

De Volkskrant-IISG Geschiedenisprijs 2018, de prijs voor de beste MA-scriptie voor geschiedenis, is op 6 december 2018 uitgereikt tijdens een feestelijke bijeenkomst in het Internationaal Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis in Amsterdam.


Festival of the Uprising draws hundreds of participants

The Festival of the Uprising which was organized by the IISH on Saturday 13 October in the context of the Month of History, attracted more than 300 visitors. It was the first time that the institute organized a festival. But probably not the last time, said organizer and communication advisor Machteld Maris.