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, Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association Conference

Children and Childhood Studies (CCS) focuses on the societal, cultural, and political forces that shape the lives of children and the concept of childhood contemporaneously and throughout history. CCS research may originate in any discipline, including: the humanities, the behavioral and social sciences, or the hard sciences. We especially encourage multidisciplinary or interdisciplinary research.

CFP: Memories of (Post)Socialist Childhood and Schooling

CFP: Memories of (Post)Socialist Childhood and Schooling

Editors
Iveta Silova, Lehigh University, USA
Zsuzsa Millei, University of Tampere, Finland & University of Newcastle, Australia
Olena Aydarova, Michigan State University, USA
Nelli Piattoeva, University of Tampere, Finland

Call for Chapter Proposals

“Memory is not history. Memory is lived process of making sense of time and the experience of it.” (Keightley, 2010, p. 56)

Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation The Spring 2015 issue is now online! Le numéro de printemps 2015 est disponible!

Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation

The Spring 2015 issue is now online! Le numéro de printemps 2015 est disponible!

http://historicalstudiesineducation.ca/index.php/edu_hse-rhe

Michael B. Katz, 1939–2014: A Tribute

Alison Prentice

 

Special Issue /Numéro spécial

Education North of 60 / Éducation au nord du 60e

ANN: Reminder SHCY Prizes - Deadline Apr. 15

Grace Abbott Book Prize, 2015

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best book published in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in 2014.  The award of a plaque and a check for $500 will be made by mid-summer 2015.

Nominations are invited from publishers, editors, scholars, and authors. Current members of the SHCY award committee, the executive committee, and officers of the society are ineligible. Nominations must be postmarked by April 15, 2015.

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