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Daily Publishing Schedule

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

 

To view published announcements by date, check out our new H-Announce Publishing Calendar.


 

Latest Announcements

2015 Meeting of the Center for French Colonial Studies - French Colonial Detroit/Aboriginal Presence

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 23, 2015 to October 25, 2015
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, French History / Studies

In 2015, the 400th anniversary of the French presence in Ontario is being celebrated. Celebrations are taking place across the province, especially in regions where the French presence has been particularly significant, such as Sault Ste.

CFP Deadline Extended Eleventh Native American Symposium, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, Oklahoma, November 5-6, 2015

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 20, 2015
Location: 
Oklahoma, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

Submission Deadline Extended to August 20, 2015

Call For Papers

Eleventh Native American Symposium

Native Leadership: Past, Present, and Future

Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, Oklahoma

November 5-6, 2015

Keynote Speaker Richard Green

PhD scholarships at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
July 24, 2015 to October 18, 2015
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Dear colleagues,

The Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany invites applications for two PhD scholarships for dissertation projects related to Buddhism:

Deadline for applications:        18 October 2015

Start of scholarship:                 Summer or autumn 2016

Duration of scholarship:           3 or 4 years

Scholarship amount:                 €1000 per month + insurance + support for rent + €460 per year

Scholarship donor:                   German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

CFP: Edited Collection on the Afterlife in the African Diaspora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies

We are seeking abstracts (300 words) for essays (7500-8500 words, excluding notes) on the topic of the “Afterlife in the African Diaspora” for an edited collection on this important and underexplored area of inquiry.

 

CFP-"Literature and Society: Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century French Writers"-NeMLA 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, French History / Studies, Literature

This panel will focus on uncovering the ideas and philosophy proposed by 17th- and 18th-century French writers to criticize, change, or improve their society. We will discuss their personal ideas, beliefs, and value systems in light of the reality of their time. Major seventeenth- and eighteenth-century authors will include female and male philosophers, moralists, essayists, poets, novelists, and playwrights. The method of analysis is open.

 

Submit abstracts (300 words maximum) by September 30, 2015, to Session ID #15589

Final call for entries (Islam: A Worldwide Encyclopedia)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies

Final call for entries (Islam: A Worldwide Encyclopedia)

 

This is a call for entries for a major reference work on Islamic faith contracted with ABC-CLIO. Inquiries should be addressed to Editor, Dr. Cenap Çakmak, at cenapcakmak@yahoo.com. Potential authors are kindly requested to send a brief CV indicating their areas of expertise and major scholarly works.

 

2016 OAH Germany Residency Program

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
October 1, 2015
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies

Deadline: Applications must be submitted by October 1, 2015.

Thanks to a generous grant from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, the OAH International Committee is pleased to announce the continuation of the Residency Program in American History—Germany (Germany Residency Program) at the University of Tübingen.

2018 OAH David Thelen Award

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
May 1, 2017
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY MAY 1, 2017

The David Thelen Award (formerly the Foreign Language Article Prize) is given biennially by the Organization of American Historians to the author of the best article on American history written in a foreign language. The winning article will be published in the Journal of American History. David Thelen was editor of the Journal of American History (1985–1999).

2016 OAH Stanton-Horton Award for Excellence in National Park Service History

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
January 1, 2016
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies

Deadline: January 1, 2016

A revised award announcement will be under consideration by the OAH Executive Board at its fall meeting, so please check the OAH website after November 22 for the latest guidelines.

H-Net reviews posted to the web 20 jul 2015 - 27 jul 2015

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between 20 jul 2015 and 27 jul 2015.

Reviewed for H-German by Kristopher Imbrigotta
   Zervigón, Andrés Mario.  _John Heartfield and the Agitated Image:
   Photography, Persuasion, and the Rise of Avant-garde
   Photomontage_.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.
   Illustrations. 336 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-226-98177-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=38810

Fourth International Sevgi Gönül Byzantine Studies Symposium | Save the Date

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 23, 2016 to June 25, 2016
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, European History / Studies

Fourth International Sevgi Gönül Byzantine Studies Symposium
23 - 25 June 2016, Istanbul

The Other Senses in Literary and Medical Culture

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 29, 2015 to July 31, 2015
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Literature, Communication, Intellectual History

This workshop investigates the role of multimodal perceptions in communications about the living, human body in medical and literary culture. The overarching aim is to harness interdisciplinary approaches to, and help to reevaluate, the role of sensory interplays in these fields. The initiative is funded by the 'Zukunftskolleg' of the University of Constance, Germany. 

Location: K7, University of Constance, Germany

You are warmly invited to attend the event. (Attendance is free.)

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