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: Rural Politics and Society: Representing Rural Society

Call for Papers

European Rural HIstory Organization

September 10, 2019 to September 13, 2019

Paris, France

Organizers: Dan Brett, Open University, London George Vascik, Miami University, Ohio

We are soliciting papers to be included in four panels at the European Rural History Oganization (EURHO) conference to be held in Paris at the École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, September 10-13, 2019.

Call for Papers: "Managing the Land: Agricultural and Rural Actors in Twentieth Century Europe"

Workshop “Managing the Land: Agricultural and Rural Actors in Twentieth Century Europe”


Conveners: Corinna Unger (European University Institute, Florence), Dietmar Müller (Leibniz Institute for the History and Culture of Eastern Europe, Leipzig), Liesbeth van de Grift (Utrecht University)

Dates: April 11-12, 2019

Venue: European University Institute, Florence, Italy