The Mary Todd Lincoln House will host a symposium on November 2, 2018, to celebrate Mary Lincoln's 200th birthday. Supported by the University of Kentucky's History Department, the day-long symposium will feature the following scholars:
Perhaps there could be an online link-up for those of us at the World History Association annual meeting during those same dates, say for 30-60 minutes for introductions to interested parties?
It seems as if there should be at least a few opportunities for synergies between "global" and "world" history!
The Royal Historical Society 2018 Symposium
The Future of History: Going Global in the University
University of Oxford, 22-23 June 2018
Ernst Herzfeld Society, 14th Colloquium: The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in Islamic Lands: Current State of Research & New Perspectives (Strasbourg, July 5–7, 2018)