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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CFP: Call for Papers to the Southern Appalachian Culture Series

Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina is accepting presentation submissions for its biannual Southern Appalachian Culture Series, an interdisciplinary conference to be held October 3 – 4, 2014. This year will feature presentations on textile mill culture, although we also invite and encourage other papers that deal with any aspect of Southern Appalachian culture, literature, or tradition.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Appalachia: 24 March - 31 March

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 24 March 
2014 to 31 March 2014. 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 


Albright College - Visiting Assistant Professor of History

Editor Introduction - Dominic Longo

Hello H-Appalachia subscribers,

My name is Dominic Longo, one of your new H-Appalachia editors looking to turn H-Appalachia into a thriving network here in the commons.

Before I write a little about myself I would like to open this thread to a discussion of the improvements that you would like to see for this network in the near future.