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ABS 2nd World Conference

The 2nd ABS World Conference is organized by the Faculty of Historical and Cultural Studies at the University of Vienna and hosted in Vienna and Budapest on July 10-14, 2018. The organizing theme for this Conference is Border-Making and Its Consequences – Interpreting Evidence From the “Post-Colonial” and “Post-Imperial” 20th Century.

Become a Member / Hazte Miembro

Join to community of border scholars and practitioners committed to the interdisciplinary understanding of borders and transborder communities. ●  Únete a una comunidad de académicos y expertos comprometidos con el estudio interdisciplinario de las fronteras y las comunidades fronterizas.