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

ANN: Deadline Extension to Feb. 15 - Fass-Sandin Prize in Scandinavian Languages

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) har glädjen att välkomna nomineringar till bästa tidskriftsartikel på danska, norska eller svenska inom barndoms- eller ungdomshistoria som publicerats år 2017 eller 2018. Priset består av ett diplom och en prissumma på $ 250 US. Vinnaren meddelas sommaren 2019.

CFP: Childhood and Youth Network of the Social Science History Association

We invite you to participate in the annual meeting of the Social Science History Association by submitting a session proposal or paper to the Childhood and Youth Network of the SSHA. The conference will take place in Chicago on November 21-24, 2019.

ANN: SHCY 2018 in Review

http://www.shcy.org/news-announcements/2018-a-look-back/ ...In this year end review, Carla Joubert (SHCY's Digital Fellow) reflects on some of the features and prizes that appeared on the revitalized website. She also recalls some of the memorable tweets by or to our members. Links to the various posts are included throughout our year in review, as well as twitter handles so you can follow our members as they continue their varied careers.

Happy 2019,
P Ryan
SHCY On-line Editor

ANN: SHCY Features on International Adoption

This week’s SHCY Features offers a conversation between Rachel Rains Winslow and Heather Keaney about Winslow's 2017 book The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption and the American Family (University of Pennsylvania Press).  http://www.shcy.org/features/books/the-best-possible-immigrants-international-adoption/