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: Association for East Asian Environmental History Sixth Biennial Conference, Kyoto University, 7-10 September 2021

The Association for East Asian Environmental History (AEAEH) is now accepting proposals for organized panels and individual papers for its Sixth Biennial Conference to be held September 7-10, 2021, at Kyoto University. The general theme of the conference is "Humans and Nature in East Asia: Exploring New Directions in Environmental History." Panels and individual papers may explore the general theme or any aspect of East Asian environmental history, including the following sub-themes of the conference: