10th Annual International Conference on History: From Ancient to Modern, 30-31 July & 1-2 August 201 (AICHIS2012)

Venue: TBA

Location: Athens, Greece

Event Date/Time: Jul 30, 2012 End Date/Time: Aug 02, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 19, 2012
Paper Submission Date: Jul 02, 2012
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The History Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will hold its 10th Annual International Conference on History: From Ancient to Modern, 30-31 July & 1-2 August 2012, Athens, Greece. The conference website is: http://www.atiner.gr/history.htm.
The registration fee is €300 (euro), covering access to all sessions, two lunches, coffee breaks and conference material. Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of social events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise in the Greek islands, an archaeological tour (urban walk) of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available at http://www.atiner.gr/soc/2012SOC-HIS.htm.
Papers (in English) from all areas of history are welcome. Special sessions will be organized in the following areas: Ancient Greek and Roman History, Cultural History, History of Religion, Arts History, Economic History, Political and Social History, Sports History (History of Olympic Games), History of Sciences, History of Philosophy, Intellectual History, Modern American History, Latin American History, African History, Asian History, European History, Personalities in Philosophy and History, Interactions of Civilizations (East-West & North-South), Historiography, Historic Preservation and the Future of Historical Studies. You may participate as panel organizer, presenter of one paper, chair a session or observer. The previous conferences produced a number of books. Visit our site http://www.atiner.gr/docs/HISTORY_PUBLICATIONS.htm for titles, table of contents and order form.
Please submit a 300-word abstract via email (atiner@atiner.gr) only by 19 March 2012 to: Dr. Nicholas Pappas, Professor of History, Sam Houston State University, USA and Vice-President of Academics of ATINER. Abstracts should include: Title of Paper, Family Name (s), First Name (s), Institutional Affiliation, Current Position, an email address and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Please use the abstract submitting form available at http://www.atiner.gr/docs/2012FORM-HIS.doc. Announcement of the decision is made within 4 weeks after submission, which includes information on registration deadlines and paper submission requirements. If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. chair a session, organize a panel, evaluate papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos (gtp@atiner.gr), President, ATINER.
The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent academic organization with the mission to become a forum, where academics and researchers - from all over the world - could meet in Athens and exchange ideas on their research and discuss the future developments of their discipline. Since 1995, ATINER has organized about 150 international conferences and has published over 100 books. Academically, the Institute consists of four research divisions and twenty research units. Each research unit organizes at least an annual conference and undertakes various small and large research projects.