H-NewMexico provides a forum for discussion of the culture and history of New Mexico. It is a network for anyone who has an interest in New Mexico and the Southwest--a place to propose ideas, announce events, and engage in thought-provoking debate.

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An Evening of Silent Films in Santa Fe

SAR and State Archives of NM Celebrate Life in 1920s New Mexico with an Evening of Silent Films

Santa Fe, NM – The School for Advanced Research (SAR) and the State Archives of New Mexico (SANM), a division of the State Commission of Public Records, celebrate Archives Month with an evening of silent films from 1920s New Mexico. The event takes place at The Screen at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design at 6 p.m., Thursday, October 6, 2016.

Re: CFP: UTEP Borderlands History Conference–Shifting Borders: Gender, Family, and Community

DEADLINE EXTENSION: Please note that we have extended our submission deadline through September 23, 2016.

We are also proud to announce some exciting optional activities, including an oral & public history workshop with accomplished public historian Yolanda Leyva and curated site visits of key features of the U.S.-Mexico border. More information forthcoming.

EXTENSIÓN DE FECHA DE LÍMITE: Favor de notar que extendemos la convocatoria hasta el 23 de septiembre 2016.

CFP: UTEP Borderlands History Conference DEADLINE APPROACHING

Call for Papers: The Annual University of Texas at El Paso Borderlands History Conference

Shifting Borders: Gender, Family, and Community

February 10-11, 2017, El Paso, Texas

Submission deadline: September 16, 2016

Presented by the UTEP Department of History

Keynote Speaker: Sonia Hernández (Texas A&M), author of Working Women into the Borderlands and Project Leader for the “Refusing to Forget” preservation and public history project