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: Children and Childhood Studies Area, MAPACA (Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association)

CFP: Children and Childhood Studies Area MAPACA (Nov. 3-5, 2016)

DEADLINE June 30, 2016

full name / name of organization: 

Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association

contact email: 

brandi.venable@rutgers.edu or eva.lupold@rutgers.edu

Member publication: Children in China

Dear Colleagues, 

I am pleased to announce the recent publication of my book, Children in China, by Polity Press (China Today Series, March 2016, ISBN-13: 978-0745680545; ISBN-10: 0745680542; 192 pages).

The book is available from Amazon in Kindle, Hardcover, and Paperback. For further information, please visit the Polity Press website at http://www.politybooks.com/book.asp?ref=0745680542#toc

Book Description:

Reminder! CFP: Seeking Manuscript Proposals for an upcoming Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past (SSCIP) Monograph on 19th Century Childhoods

I am currently seeking participants for a volume on 19th century childhoods that is international and interdisciplinary in scope. Individual contributions do not have to be interdisciplinary, but it the volume is designed to bring together a variety of disciplinary scholars working on topics related to 19th century childhoods.

SIMPÓSIO A INFANCIA E A JUVENTUDE HISTORIAS E EXPERIENCIAS

CHAMADA DO SIMPÓSIO A INFANCIA E A JUVENTUDE HISTORIAS E EXPERIENCIAS CHAMADA DE TRABALHOS

Estão abertas as inscrições de trabalhos para o Simpósio Temático “001. A Infância e a Juventude: Histórias e Experiências”, coordenado por EDUARDO SILVEIRA NETTO NUNES (Doutor(a) – UNICASTELO) e OLGA BRITES (Doutor(a) – PUC/SP), que ocorrerá no XXIII Encontro Estadual da ANPUH-SP, dias 5 a 8 de setembro de 2016, na cidade de Assis-São Paulo (na Universidade Estadual Paulista de Assis).

Call for Nominations: 2016 Grace Abbott Book Prize

Call for Nominations: 2016 Grace Abbott Book Prize

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best book in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in 2015.

The award of a plaque and a check for $500 will be made by mid-summer 2016.

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