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.

Recent Discussions

CFP "Plantations and their Afterlives: Materialities, Durabilities, Struggles" Symposium, 1-3 April 2020, ICS, University of Lisbon

Call for papers
Plantations and their Afterlives: Materialities, Durabilities, Struggles
Symposium, 1-3 April 2020
Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon


Organization: The Colour of Labour: The Racialised Lives of Migrants
ERC AdG 2015 – 695573, PI Cristiana Bastos
Convenors: Marta Macedo, Irene Peano, Colette Le Petitcorps
Keynote address: Deborah A. Thomas, Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania