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/
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La Society for the History of Childhood and Youth (SHCY) è lieta di annunciare che sono aperte le candidature per il miglior articolo sulla storia dell’infanzia, dei bambini e dei giovani pubblicato in italiano nel 2017-2018.
CFP: Atrocity in Children’s Literature
XVII Jornadas Interescuelas / Departamentos de Historia
Universidad Nacional de Catamarca
This week’s SHCY Features offers a JHCY book review with a recorded conversation between David Rosen and Robert Houle about Rosen’s 2015 Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination: From Patriots to Victims from Rutgers University Press. http://www.shcy.org/features/books/child-soldiers-in-the-western-imagination-from-patriots-to-victims/
This week’s SHCY Features includes a published JHCY review with a recorded conversation between Megan Birk and Jennifer Robin Terry about Birk's Fostering on the Farm: Child Placement in the Rural Midwest (Univ. Illinois Press, 2015). http://www.shcy.org/features/books/fostering-on-the-farm-child-placement-in-the-rural-midw...
This week SHCY Features offers a research reflection by doctoral candidate Peter Skagius from the Department of Childhood Studies at Linköping University, Sweden. http://www.shcy.org/features/students/peter-skagius/
Last month, the "Featured Students" series aired a video presentation by William & Mary doctoral candidate Katherine Cartwright with Dr. Miranda Sachs. http://www.shcy.org/features/students/katherine-s-cartwright/
This week’s SHCY Features includes a published JHCY review with a recorded conversation between Heidi Morrison and Nancy Gallagher about Morrison’s 2015 Childhood and Colonial Modernity in Egypt (Palgrave). http://www.shcy.org/features/books/childhood-and-colonial-modernity-in-egypt/