H-Florida is designed to connect scholars within all academic disciplines of the humanities and social sciences, to serve as a discussion space, and to further research in one of the most ethnically and socioeconomically diverse areas of the United States.

Recent Content

Author: 
James M. Denham
Reviewer: 
Philip Smith

Smith on Denham, 'Florida Founder William P. DuVal: Frontier Bon Vivant'


James M. Denham. Florida Founder William P. DuVal: Frontier Bon Vivant. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2015. 456 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61117-466-3.

Reviewed by Philip Smith (Texas A&M University)
Published on H-Florida (March, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer

Governor Nimrod Wildfire, a Founder of Florida

CFP: Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH) SESAH's Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA September 28 to October 1, 2016.

The Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH) is a regional chapter of the national Society of Architectural Historians and includes twelve states – Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.

Research Society for American Periodicals $1000 Article Prize

(Apologies for cross-postings)

The Research Society for American Periodicals announces the $1000 article prize for 2016.

The prize will be awarded to the best article on American periodicals by an early-career scholar – that is, one who is pre-tenure, non-tenure, or independent, within five years of degree conferral – published in a peer-reviewed academic journal between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2015.

The prize winner will be announced at the 2016 American Literature Association (ALA) conference, to be held in San Francisco, CA May 26-29, 2016.

Pages