H-Louisiana is sponsored by the Louisiana Historical Association. The purpose of the network is to facilitate communication and the exchange of scholarly and pedagogical ideas and digital projects among researchers, teachers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists) interested in Louisiana history as well as those who work in Louisiana.

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LHA Awards Reminder

The Louisiana Historical Association offers several awards annually and bi-annually. Here are some of the awards with upcoming deadlines:

 

THE GARNIE W. McGINTY PRIZE

Awarded by the LHA and La. Tech University to recognize significant scholarship in Louisiana history and/or outstanding service to the LHA.

Deadline: February 5, 2018

Contact: Elaine Thompson, elainet@latech.edu

 

THE GLENN R. CONRAD PRIZE

Awarded biannually to the best published article on Louisiana history from any source.

(Richard) NEH Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath

The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning at the City University of New York Graduate Center will host a two-week NEH Summer Institute for college and university faculty in July 2018 on the Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath.  Applications to participate will be accepted via mail, e-mail, and our online application system until March 1, 2018.

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