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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CFP: Virginia Forum 2016

Virginia Forum: March 3–5, 2016

“Convergences and Disjunctures”

The 2016 Virginia Forum will be hosted by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation and held at the Jamestown Settlement in Williamsburg, Virginia. The Virginia Forum brings together historians, teachers, writers, archivists, museum curators, historic site interpreters, librarians, and others engaged in the study and interpretation of Virginia history to share their knowledge, research, and experiences.

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.

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)

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