Welcome to H-Kentucky

The goal of H-Kentucky is to create an online collaborative environment to facilitate communication and the exchange or scholarly and pedagogical ideas among teachers, researchers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists), all in an open, democratic, respectful and non-partisan manner. H-Kentucky especially welcomes those who are interested in Kentucky, as well as those in any history/humanities field who live and/or work in Kentucky. 

Recent Content

New Collection Guides and Digitized Collections Available on ExploreUK

ExploreUK and KDL have several newly digitized collections and publications as well as new and updated finding aids. Please contact the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center at sclref@lsv.uky.edu for more information.

 

DIGITIZED PUBLICATIONS & COLLECTIONS

DEADLINE APPROACHING! CFPs: New Paths in the Environmental History of North American and the Ohio Valley

CALL FOR PAPERS:

New Paths in the Environmental History of North America and the Ohio Valley

October 8-10, 2015

Louisville, Kentucky

Conference Conveners:

David Stradling (University of Cincinnati)

Mark Hersey (Mississippi State University)

Call for Papers: Robert Penn Warren Studies

Robert Penn Warren Studies, which publishes critical explorations of the life and works of Robert Penn Warren and his friends, colleagues, and students, invites submissions for the journal’s forthcoming edition.  For this issue, we are particularly interested in pieces that address Warren and his associates’ legacy, either through their literary production or in their approach to teaching literature.

CFP: Marking the Land - How Intentional Communities Shape Their Surrounding Physical & Social Landscapes

Call for Papers: Marking the Land - How Intentional Communities Shape Their Surrounding Physical & Social Landscapes

Location: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Kentucky
Conference Dates: October 1-3, 2015
Deadline for Submission of Paper and Session Proposals: May 15, 2015

ANN: Brian Craig Miller on United Confederate Veterans Assoc, 3 pm April 30, KHS, Frankfort

Civil War Scholar to Discuss Research on Confederate Soldiers in Free Talk at KHS

Thursday, April 30, 3-4 p.m.
Brown Forman Room, Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
100 W. Broadway, Frankfort (map)

Free admission (does not include KHS exhibits).

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