H-OIEAHC is sponsored by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moderator of H-OIEAHC is John Saillant, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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CFP: MWCBS, 9/2015, Detroit

The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 62nd Annual Meeting will be hosted by Wayne State University and held at the historic Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit, September 24-27, 2015. The keynote speaker will be Patrick Brantlinger of Indiana University, and the plenary address will be provided by Alison Games of Georgetown University. The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 15, 2015.

SEMINAR: Richard Bushman, "The Nature of the South," 3/11, U Conn

On Wednesday, March 11, at 5:30 PM, current AAS Distinguished Scholar in Residence and Gouverneur Morris Professor of History Emeritus at Columbia University, Richard L. Bushman, will present a paper in the AAS Regional Academic Seminar Series titled “The Nature of the South.” This paper comes from Prof. Bushman’s current research project, “Farmers in the Production of the Nation.” This seminar is part of an annual series of events organized by AAS in conjunction with the history departments at Brown University, Clark University, and the University of Connecticut.

SEMINR: Richard Bushman, "The Nature of the South," 3/11, U Conn

On Wednesday, March 11, at 5:30 PM, current AAS Distinguished Scholar in Residence and Gouverneur Morris Professor of History Emeritus at Columbia University, Richard L. Bushman, will present a paper in the AAS Regional Academic Seminar Series titled “The Nature of the South.” This paper comes from Prof. Bushman’s current research project, “Farmers in the Production of the Nation.” This seminar is part of an annual series of events organized by AAS in conjunction with the history departments at Brown University, Clark University, and the University of Connecticut.

NPR: Black Abolitionists

Yesterday one of our fellow H-OIEAHC subscribers, Roy Finkenbine, was interviewed on NPR about black abolitionists. The focus was on the antebellum period, but Roy has also edited a 1783 petition for the The William and Mary Quarterly. Citations are below:

http://www.npr.org/blogs/npr-history-dept/2015/02/26/388993874/how-black-abolitionists-cha...

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