Welcome to H-Public, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-Public is devoted to the promotion of public history both within the profession and among our assorted public audiences.

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Professional opportunities Feb. 18, 2014

CFP: The American Historical Association invites proposals for posters for the 2015 annual meeting, Jan. 2-5, 2015, New York, New York, U.S.  EXTENDED DEADLINE: March 17, 2014

CFP: The International Federation for Public History (IFPH), an affiliate of both the National Council on Public History (NCPH) and the Comite International des Sciences Historiques/International Committee of Historical Sciences (CISH) invites your participation in the upcoming 22nd Congress of CISH that will take place in Jinan, China, in August 23-29, 2015.  DEADLINE: March 31, 2014

About this Network


H-Public is H-Net's Network on Public History and the use of history in daily life.

I. The H-Public Network: Scope, Content, Purpose

H-Public was created in 1994 by the National Council on Public History, an organization created in 1980 to encourage a broader interest in history and to bring together people, institutions, agencies, businesses, and academic programs with an interest in the field of public history.