ABS World Conference

Vienna & Budapest, 10-14 July 2018

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Join the leading international scholarly association dedicated
exclusively to the systematic interchange of ideas and
information relating to international border areas.

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Journal of Borderlands Studies

The leading forum for borderlands research

 

2018 ABS Best Paper Awards

The best Conference, Graduate, and Undergraduate papers
from the ABS Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

ABS 2nd World Conference

July 10-14, 2018 | Vienna & Budapest

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.

Borders and Border Walls, A New Era? (In)security, Symbolism, Vulnerabilities

September 27-28, 2018 | Montreal

This fifth edition will be held in Montreal, Canada on September 27-28, 2018. Scholars and students from all fields of the humanities and social sciences, members of the civil society, and policy makers are invited to further the analytical discussion of border walls, their impacts and possible alternatives.

 

 

XVI Border Regions in Transition

October 15 – 18, 2018 | Ibadan & Cotonou

The XVI BRIT conference will be co-hosted by the Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS), University of Ibadan, Nigeria and Université d’Abomey-Calavi, Cotonou, Benin Republic from October 15 – 18, 2018. The theme of the conference is “North-South Dialogue on Border Management.”

 

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.