The following is the table of contents for the Winter 2017 issue of Early American Studies, a journal published by the University of Pennsylvania Press. Issue 15.1 features articles on phrenology and and the science of race, market production in eighteenth-century Massachusetts, and the dynamic between local institutions and allegiance during the American Revolution.
H-Atlantic is an international network for Atlantic World History from 1500 to 1800. This an interdisciplinary network for scholars who study colonial North America and the United States, Europe, West Africa, the Caribbean, and South America in a transatlantic context.
Application deadline: March 1, 2017.
Massachusetts Historical Society Short-term Fellowships carry a stipend of $2,000 to support four or more weeks of research in the MHS collections sometime between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018. Approximately twenty awards will be made. Short-term fellowships are open to independent scholars, advanced graduate students, and holders of the Ph.D. or the equivalent.
Spaces still available for this summer's ThatCamp!
Global Irish Diaspora, Int'l Congress, August 2017, CFP and Website
THE GLOBAL IRISH DIASPORA
1ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS
August 15-19, 2017
University College Dublin
First Call for Papers
Archaeology * History * Anthropology * Folklore * Art, Music, Literature
This is the inaugural congress in a triennial series that examines the histories, cultures, heritages and identities of Irish communities beyond Ireland's shores.