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 — Girlhood and Sexuality at Intersections of Performance, Relations, and Representations

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Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Museum of Motherhood 2023 CFP

Museum of Motherhood Yearly Conference CFP

St. Petersburg, Florida & Online
March 24-26, 2023


REPRODUCTIVE LANDSCAPES- Undoing m/otherhood; who has the right to talk about motherhood, who claims that status, and how do we create words, art, and scholarship moving forward?

SHCY Outreach Grants 2023–2024

The Society for the History of Childhood and Youth will award two $500 grants and one $1500 grant for events that take place in 2023–24.

The $500 grants will help defray expenses for speakers, workshops, and other scholarly events fully or partially devoted to the history of children and youth. Possible uses:

CFP on Children and Youth Migrants in Middle East and North African History

Dear H-Childhood members,

Hope my email finds you well!

I am circulating here a call for papers that some of you may find of interest. Dr. Ella Fratantuono and I will guest edit a special issue of Mashriq & Mahjar on "Children and Youth Migrants in Middle East and North African History."