Welcome to H-Rural, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. The primary purpose of H-Rural is to facilitate discussions about scholarship and teaching in rural and agricultural history. We welcome contributions such as conference announcements, calls for papers, course syllabi, conference reports, news of new datasets, and other items related to our focus, rural and agricultural history over time and place.

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Call for Papers and Projects - REMOTE: Designing with Outlying Societies

REMOTE is a peer-reviewed publication of the MIT SA+P Press

Due: August 1st, 2015

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REMOTE: Designing with Outlying Societies prompts us to investigate the ethical and ideological assumptions of contemporary humanitarian architecture in the contexts of isolated peoples.

What does it mean to intervene? 

CALL FOR PAPERS! “The Redevelopment of Farming Landscapes after the First and Second World Wars” (ESSHC, Valencia 2016)

CFP for session: "The Redevelopment of Farming Landscapes after the First and Second World Wars" on the European Social Science History Conference in Valencia (March 30 – April 2, 2016)

Deadline for submissions: May 14, 2015

If you are interested in joining our session, please send an abstract of 100-500 words of your paper to dries.claeys@icag.kuleuven.be.

Call for Papers for ESSHC 2016 Session: The Impact of Wars: Political Mindsets on Food and Agriculture

This is a CFP for a session on the Rural History Network at European Social Science History Conference, 30 March - 2 April 2016, Valencia

Session: The Impact of Wars: Political Mindsets on Food and Agriculture

Organizers: Leen Van Molle (KU Leuven), Yves Segers (KU Leuven, ICAG), Sara Mispoulier (KU Leuven), Laura Eskens (KU Leuven)

CfP- "Assembling the Post-Liberal Order in Central and Eastern Europe (1929-1956)"

Dear colleagues,

You are kindly invited to take part in the workshop "Assembling the Post-Liberal Order in Central and Eastern Europe:  Labour, Welfare Institutions and the Governing of Economic Life during and after the Great Depression (1929-1956)". The meeting will take place on the 26-27 June 2015 in Budapest.  Contributions on rural history are extremely welcome. The deadline for submitting your abstracts is the 30th of April 2015.

DEADLINE APPROACHING! CFPs: New Paths in the Environmental History of North American and the Ohio Valley

CALL FOR PAPERS:

New Paths in the Environmental History of North America and the Ohio Valley

October 8-10, 2015

Louisville, Kentucky

Conference Conveners:

David Stradling (University of Cincinnati)

Mark Hersey (Mississippi State University)

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