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
SHCY 2019 Conference 26-28 June, Australian Catholic University, Sydney, Australia. Conference Theme: “Encounters and Exchanges” Panel Submission Deadline: Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
I am seeking panelists for next year's SHCY in Sydney, Australia. Any paper on the history of childhood that fits within the broad themes of banking, money, or commerce would be welcome. My paper is situated in the postbellum U.S. and considers race within the history of children and savings banks. Please email me ASAP if you are interested: email@example.com.
Proposals are due May 30.
CFP: War, Violence, and “Co
Call For Papers
RAI Annual Postgraduate Conference
INCREDIBLE: LYING, CREDIBILITY, AND THE TRUTH IN HISTORICAL RESEARCH
Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford.
27 September 2018
I had been planning to submit a proposal for an individual paper for the SHCY 2019 Conference in Sydney, but upon re-reading the call for papers have decided to see if it is possible to pull together a panel before the deadline. My paper will interrogate children's decisions to run away from orphan asylums or the indenture placements that followed as a window into children's agency in a process formally controlled by adults. If you are interested in forming a panel related to children's agency, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with
Registration is now open for the Centre for the History of Childhood annual colloquium on Children's traces on Friday 29th June 2018 at Magdalen College, Oxford (UK).
To register, use the following link: https://www.oxforduniversitystores.co.uk/short-courses/history-faculty/history-faculty-eve...
Dear SHCY Members and Interested Scholars,
Dear SHCY members,
Please consider sending your conference proposals to the recently formed Children’s Literature Working Group with the Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY). We invite submissions for the upcoming biannual conference: “Encounters and Exchanges,” June 26-28, at Australian Catholic University in Sydney, Australia. The full CFP below encourages submissions through working groups: