Call for poster sessions to be given at the 19th International Congress
of Historical Sciences. Oslo, Norway, 16 August 1999.
The 19th International Congress of Historical Sciences is taking place
at the University of Oslo, Norway in August 2000. These congresses,
which take place every fifth year, are the largest regular meeting of
professional historians from all over the world.
The Norwegian Organising Committee invites proposals from Post-Doctoral
scholars, Ph.D. candidates and other graduate students within all
fields of history, to be presented at the Oslo 2000 congress poster
Poster sessions are a forum for students and professionals to share
their ideas with colleagues by presenting research results, practical
problem-solving efforts, or innovative programs. Poster session papers
will be displayed on bulletin boards and will provide other congress
participants with an opportunity to quickly and easily become
acquainted with new topics. Poster sessions provide an intimate forum
for exchange of ideas by facilitating informal discussions between
presenters and their audience. A poster session may include graphs,
tables, pictures and handouts. The organizing committee also welcomes
Each poster session participant will be allowed a 15-minute
oralpresentation of his/her project.
The poster sessions will be listed in the final congress program.
Submit a 150 to 200 word abstract of your project, by letter, fax or
e-mail, to the congress-secretariat at the address below. Deadline: 16.
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