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Monday: Jobs, Reviews digests; Calls for Papers

Tuesday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

Wednesday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Thursday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Friday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

 

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Latest Announcements

Michigan Tech Archives 2017 Travel Grant Program Call for Proposals

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
March 31, 2017
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The Michigan Technological University Archives and Copper Country Historical Collections is currently accepting applications for its annual Travel Grant Program, which brings scholars and researchers external to Michigan Technological University to work with the archives’ collections.

Leading Historian Nancy MacLean to Speak at VFA Event in Durham, March 31

Type: 
Event
Date: 
March 31, 2017
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, American History / Studies, Human Rights, Humanities, Cultural History / Studies

Academics and students won’t want to miss the upcoming event, “Historians and Feminists:  An Intergenerational Conversation.”  It will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017, at the Hilton Durham Hotel near Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.  The event is open to the public, but pre-registration is encouraged.

Betty M. Unterberger Dissertation Prize in Diplomatic History -- deadline 2/28/17

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
February 28, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Betty M. Unterberger Prize is intended to recognize and encourage distinguished research and writing by graduate students in the field of diplomatic history. The Prize of $1,000 is awarded biannually (in odd years) to the author of a dissertation, completed during the previous two calendar years, on any topic in United States foreign relations history. The Prize is announced at the annual SHAFR conference. The Prize was established in 2004 to honor Betty Miller Unterberger, a founder of SHAFR and long-time professor of diplomatic history at Texas A&M University.

Summer School for Interdisciplinary Polish and German Studies "Remembering Communism"

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
April 3, 2017
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

The Center for Interdisciplinary Polish Studies (ZIP) invites applications for its the fourth annual Summer School of Interdisciplinary Polish and German Studies from June 5 - July 14, 2017. This program is designed for up to 20 university-level (post-doctoral, doctoral, graduate or advanced undergraduate) researchers interested in Polish/German studies broadly defined.

4th Ocha Zanmai Tea Ceremony & Tea Culture Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 30, 2017
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Philosophy

The 4th Ocha Zanmai: 2017 San Francisco International Conference on Chanoyu and Tea Culture 

第4回「お茶三昧」2017年茶の湯と茶文化に関する国際会議

Call for Applications: 2017 Jangseogak Hanmun (Classical Chinese) Training Workshop

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
March 17, 2017
Location: 
Korea South
Subject Fields: 
Chinese History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Korean History / Studies

The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies accepts applications for 2017 Jangseogak Hanmun (Classical Chinese) Training Summer Workshop. We offer three-week intensive workshop from 3rd July to 21st July. Junior and above undergraduate Students, Graduate students or Advanced degree holders who have studied Classical Chinese are eligible to apply.

NEH Workshop Opportunity Deadline March 1

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 16, 2017 to July 29, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Important Professional Development Opportunity for k-12 Teachers!  The Rochester Reform Trail is a week-long K-12 Workshop in the NEH funded Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop Program.  Please join us this July in Rochester, NY, for an exploration of the iconic landmarks associated with Rochester's vibrant the 19th century Reform Movement.  Morning lectures and discussions by Erik Seeman (University at Buffalo), Richard Newman (RIT), Alison Parker (College at Brockport) and others, are followed by field trips.

Building the Outer Boroughs: Architecture and Urbanism Beyond Manhattan

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
March 23, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, American History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

An interdisciplinary symposium exploring architecture and urbanism in New York City's outer boroughs.  

March 23, 2017, 9:30-5:30, Brooklyn College Library.  

Keynote speaker: Hilary Ballon.  For a full list of participants, visit our website.  

This symposium is free and open to the public.  RSVP to outerborougharchitecture@gmail.com

In Media Res - True Crime theme week

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 20, 2017 to February 24, 2017
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Journalism and Media Studies, Law and Legal History, Popular Culture Studies

This week's In Media Res theme focus is "True Crime" (February 20 - 24).

 

Here's the lineup:  http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/

 

 

Monday, February 20 - Evelyn Deshane (University of Waterloo) presents "The Trans Victim/Criminal in True Crime Stories." 

 

Tuesday, February 21 - Staci Stutsman (Syracuse University) presents "Robert Durst: A True Crime Bad Guy."

 

Call for Applications: 2017 Jangseogak Fellow Program at the Academy of Korean Studies

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
February 17, 2017 to March 17, 2017
Location: 
Korea South
Subject Fields: 
Korean History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Classical Studies

The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies invites applications for the 2017 fellowship program for international Koreanists. Founded as Royal library in early 20th century (now in the Academy of Korean Studies), the Jangseogak archives aims to stimulate and facilitate the use of the large collections of traditional Korean books and documents in both teaching and research. To this purpose, the Jangseogak Archives hosts a fellowship program for international visiting scholars with a view to encouraging development of international pre-modern Korean Studies.

WHAI/IHS Publication Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
October 31, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, British History / Studies, European History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

The Women's History Association of Ireland has teamed up with Irish Historical Studies to offer a publication prize (of €250) for an article on Irish women’s or gender history of any time period. This competition is open to all members of the WHAI, including established academics, early-career and independent scholars, and international members.  The winner will be chosen by a judging panel selected by the WHAI Executive, who will act as peer reviewers for the article, with a view to publication in a forthcoming issue of IHS.

Seminar: Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 11, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Fine Arts, Journalism and Media Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies
 
 
In recognition of Women's History Month, Columbia University's Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) will host Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora, a one day seminar on March 11, 2017, that will examine contemporary photography and the conditions under which women in and/or from Africa or the African Diaspora make images. 
 
Guest artists Nona Faustine and Ayana V. Jackson will be sharing their work in person.

Registration now open for 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 1, 2017 to June 4, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Area Studies, Human Rights, Humanities

Registration is now open for the 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders and Sexualities, to be held June 1- 4, 2017 at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY (in the NY Metro area).   The program will include 270 sessions with 1200 panelists.  

The Program includes:

SHEAR 2nd Book Workshop Call for Applications

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 15, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Literature, Research and Methodology

EXTENDED DEADLINE

Inaugural SHEAR Second-Book Writers’ Workshop

Call for Applications

 

SHEAR is pleased to announce the creation of the SHEAR Second-Book Writers’ Workshop and to invite applications for its inaugural session at the annual meeting 20 – 23 July 2017 in Philadelphia.  

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