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

Kentucky Historical Society Graduate Student Day, Sept. 9, 2016

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is excited to announce the KHS Graduate Student Day, on September 9, 2016, at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort, Kentucky. The event is designed for graduate students and faculty in Kentucky and the Ohio Valley region, but anyone is welcome to come.

SAE 2016 GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER PRIZE COMPETITION

SAE 2016 GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER PRIZE COMPETITION

The Society for the Anthropology of Europe is calling for submissions for its annual graduate student paper prize competition. Manuscripts must deal with some aspect of Europeanist anthropology and/or Europeanist anthropology’s contribution to the broader field of anthropology. This rule will be interpreted liberally to include papers of a comparative and/or theoretical nature.