Welcome to H-French-Colonial, the international scholarly online network on French colonial history and cultural studies, as well as examining links between metropolitan France and its colonies (past and present). H-French-Colonial encourages discussions of research interests, teaching methods, and historiography.

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Call for Papers: 11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists)

We are happy to announce the upcoming 11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists), held at the LMU Munich, Germany, from 29 June – 02 July 2017. International scholars from a wide range of disciplines in the humanities and arts will be debating current perspectives on changing Pacific life-worlds and environmental issues.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-French-Colonial: 6 February - 13 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from  6 February 2017 to 13 February 2017.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-French-Colonial.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

FUND: Gilder Lehrman Center Fellowship Applications due March 13th

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, part of the MacMillan Center at Yale University, is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for the following fellowships.

The GLC supports three types of postdoctoral and faculty fellowships that advance the study of slavery, its role in the creation of the modern world, and its legacies. They are: the Postdoctoral and Faculty Fellowships, the annual Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery Fellowships, and a new Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship.