The Harvard Graduate Student Conference on International and Global History (Con-IH) is organized by Harvard graduate students who are immersed in the field of international history. The conference selects 12 graduate students from around the world to participate in a two-day conference to present and discuss cutting-edge scholarship in various themes of international and global history. 

Conference 2020 Cancellation

It is with deep regret that we inform you of the cancellation of Con-IH 20. Today, Harvard
announced stricter guidelines for dealing with Coronavirus outbreak, including the cancellation
of more events on campus.

We understand that this news is disappointing, and we know that all of you have worked hard
to write excellent papers related to this year’s theme. The organizing committee would still like
you to submit your papers in order give you the chance to get feedback from your
commentator. We are also discussing putting together some sort of conference publication
with everyone’s papers, comments from the commentators, and essays from members of the

Thank you for your understanding. We will keep you updated about the conference publication.
Take care.
The Con-IH Organizing Committee

Con-IH is sponsored by:

Harvard History DepartmentWeatherhead Center for International AffairsCenter for African StudiesCharles Warren Center for Studies in American HistoryDavid Rockefeller Center for Latin American StudiesCenter for European Studies