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
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
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.
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).
(Re)Examining Historical Childhoods: Literary, Cultural, Social
An Australasian Society for the History of Children and Youth Symposium
December 12-13, 2016
Call for Papers:
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9, 2016
Hilton Chicago/Rosemont O’Hare
5550 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
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.
The Girl in the Text