H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

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New Journal: Radical Americas

The editors are delighted to announce that the first issue of the open-access Radical Americas Journal has been published. We would ask that you please share the announcement and call for submissions below as widely as possible.

With thanks,

William Booth, Hilary Francis & Nicholas Grant (Editors, Radical Americas Journal)


Radical Americas Journal:

dc1968 digital project launched

I launched the dc1968 project on 1 january.  I'm starting now because I want to have as much of the content as possible crowdsourced.  Please check out and share.  Feel free to contact me directly if you are interested in your students being involved in the research and/or curation of the project.

I can be reached via the website, dc1968project@gmail.com or dm @maryamcquirter. 


CFP: 2017 HOTCUS Annual Conference - Dublin

HOTCUS Annual Conference: Call for Papers

University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 16-18th June 2017

Plenary Speaker: Professor Penny Von Eschen (Cornell University)

Papers from members or non-members are requested on all topics concerning the history of the United States from 1890 to the present. Individual or panel proposals are welcome (panels should have no more than three presenters in total). Topics for papers or panels might include: