H-Childhood is an edited network focused on the history of childhood and youth. Subscriptions to H-Childhood are free. The H-Childhood network is co-sponsored by the Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) and H-Net.

Recent Network Content

CFP: HES - Fall 2019 - Columbus, Ohio

The Program Committee for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the History of Education Society invites proposals on all topics related to the history of education, in any period or nation, and especially proposals that cross cultures, periods, or national boundaries.  The meeting will take place from Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio. 

ANN: SHCY Features on L20C Scandinavian Children’s Media

This week’s SHCY Features offers a JHCY review and a conversation between Helle Strandgaard Jensen and her colleague, Sophie Heywood, about Strandgaard Jensen’s book, From Superman to Social Realism: Children's Media and Scandinavian Childhood. http://www.shcy.org/features/books/from-superman-to-social-realism-childrens-media-and-scandinavian-childhood/