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Society for the Study of Early Modern Women 2014 prize competition

From: Eleanor K. Hubbard <ehubbard@princeton.edu>
Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 2:58 PM
Subject: Society for the Study of Early Modern Women 2014 prize competition

The Society for the Study of Early Modern Women (http://www.ssemw.org) seeks nominations for awards for scholarly work published/completed in 2013. Any work on women and gender in the early modern period (ca.
1450-1750) is eligible.

Awards Categories:

  *   Book Award
  *   Essay or Article Award
  *   Josephine Roberts Award for a Scholarly Edition
  *   Scholarly Edition in Translation Award
  *   Teaching Edition Award

CENTER FOR COMMUNAL STUDIES PRIZES / RESEARCH TRAVEL GRANT

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA

CENTER FOR COMMUNAL STUDIES

UNDERGRADUATE and GRADUATE PRIZES / RESEARCH TRAVEL GRANT

PRIZES
The Center for Communal Studies at the University of Southern Indiana annually invites submissions for its prize competition for the best undergraduate and graduate student papers on historic or contemporary communal groups, intentional communities, and utopias.

Research Grants for Authors: State Historical Society of Iowa

The State Historical Society of Iowa (SHSI) announces a grant program for the 2014-2015 academic year. SHSI will award up to ten research stipends of $1,000 each to support original research and interpretive writing related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference will be given to applicants proposing to pursue previously neglected topics or new approaches to or interpretations of previously treated topics. SHSI invites applicants from a variety of backgrounds, including academic and public historians, graduate students, and independent researchers and writers. Applications will be judged on the basis of their potential for producing publishable work.

CFP Special Issue Food & Utopia

Utopian Studies, the interdisciplinary journal of the Society for Utopian Studies, seeks essays for a special issue on utopian foodways, broadly conceived.  Essays which employ or revise theories of utopia and/or food practices of the last decade are especially welcome. 

Topics might include, but are not limited to:

CFP: Southern Association for Women Historians Conference

Call for Papers

Tenth Southern Association for Women Historians Conference
Re-membering/Gendering: Southern Women, Historical Tourism, and Public History

June 11-14, 2015
College of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina