Welcome

Welcome to the Pierre du Bois Foundation created in 2008, in accordance with the wishes of Pierre du Bois, who outlined its objectives long ago: to promote and support research on current history and to provide students and researchers with access to relevant books, scholarly journals and other documents necessary for their research.

The Annual Pierre du Bois Conference 2019

MICROCOSMS OF GLOBAL CAPITALISM

Event | Événement – 3-4 October 2019

The 2019 Annual Pierre du Bois Conference, organized by the Graduate Institute in partnership with the Pierre du Bois Foundation, will take place at the Maison de la Paix from 3-4 October 2019.  Julia Ott professor of History at the New School in New York gives the Keynote Lecture on Thursday, 3 October 2019, titled From the Jim Crow South to Global Neoliberalism.

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Papiers d’actualité / Current Affairs in Perspective

Le tirage au sort : un moyen de rénover la démocratie ?

New | Nouveau – No 5, August 2019

Olivier Meuwly, Historian, Specialist in the history of political parties

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Pierre du Bois Chair

Professor Michael Goebel

New | Nouvelle Position – September 2018

In September 2018 the Graduate Institute in partnership with the Pierre du Bois Foundation inaugurated a new position titled Pierre du Bois Chair Europe and the World. Professor Michael Goebel is the holder of this Chair.

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