The primary purpose of H-Albion is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods and the state of historiography. H-Albion is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

Recent Content

CFP Reminder - 5th Annual Kings and Queens Conference, April 2016

Kings and Queens 5: Dynastic Loyalties

Clemson University, ONE Building, Greenville SC, April 8-9, 2016

This conference seeks to connect scholars whose research focuses on monarchy, whether investigating specific rulers, specific dynasties, dynastic transitions, or political theories of royal governance and allegiance.

In particular, we are interested in the theme of “Dynastic Loyalty” and we invite papers from all academic disciplines from diverse chronological eras and geographic regions.

Folger Symposium Announcement, “Periodization 2.0”

The Folger Institute is pleased to announce that applications are now open for its fall symposium, “Periodization 2.0.”

Funding is available to qualified graduate students and faculty from the Folger Institute consortium. If you would like to apply for admission without funding, you are more than welcome to do so.


CFP: The Third 'What is & How to Do LGBT History?' Conference

Manchester: Friday 26 to Sunday 28 February 2016

The third 'What is & How to Do LGBT History: Methods, Subjects and Approaches' conference is part of the second National Festival of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans* History that will run throughout the month of February, which has been designated since 2005 as LGBT History Month (UK).

Recent and Forthcoming Books in British, Irish, and British Imperial History 8/6/15

Dear H-Albion members,

This is the fourteenth listing of new and forthcoming books concerning British, Irish, and British Imperial history. As always, please email me at with any new books you would like to have featured in these lists!

Thank you very much!

Laurie Fancher