H-Appalachia is devoted to the discussion of issues relating to the life and culture, both past and present, of the Appalachian region of the United States.

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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Appalachia: 23 March - 30 March

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 23 March 
2015 to 30 March 2015. These job postings are included here based on 
the categories selected by the list editors for H-Appalachia. See the 
H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more 
information.

AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

History Associates Incorporated - Research Historian

Call for Book Proposals: Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World

Call for Book Proposals: 
Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World

Proposals are invited from first-time book authors to participate in an author's workshop at the 2015 
conference of the American Folklore Society. Projects must be single-authored, nonfiction books based on folklore
research. Edited volumes, photography collections with minimal text, and memoirs will not be considered. 

Up to six authors will be selected to participate in a full day of intensive activities devoted to critiquing 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Appalachia: 16 March - 23 March

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 March 2015 to 23 March 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Appalachia. See the  H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Georgia College & State University - Lecturer, US History

Churchill Weavers Fellowship -- Kentucky Historical Society

The Churchill Weavers Fellowship

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is making available for advanced study and research one of the finest weaving archives in the nation—the Churchill Weavers collection. Comprised of more than 30,000 handwoven textiles and related weaving and business records, this collection promises to enrich many areas of scholarship, especially those related to labor history and textile production in Appalachia.

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