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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Louisiana: 23 April - 30 April (Richard)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 23 April 2018 to 30 April 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Louisiana. 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.

AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Louisiana: 16 April - 23 April (Richard)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 April 2018 to 23 April 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Louisiana. 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.

AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Symposium "Towards a History of Louisiana State Institutions" tomorrow at Tulane - 04/20/2018 (Richard)

Towards a History of Louisiana State Institutions Along Class, Racial and Gender Lines

A symposium organized by Elodie Grossi and Jason Straight, with the support of the History Department at Tulane and GSSA.

Location : Greenbaum House, MacLaren classroom (Tulane campus, Uptown)

<< Panel 1 - 9:00am - 10:30am - "From the Antebellum Era to the New South: Hospitals, Asylums and Prisons"

John Bardes, Tulane University, "Levee Camp Moan: The Impact of Antebellum Slave Penology on Postbellum Convict Lease"

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