The H-SAWH network focuses on the history of women and gender in the U.S. South.

It is sponsored by the Southern Association for Women Historians and co-sponsored by H-Net, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies.

 

Recent Content

Call for Papers: the 25th Annual Brian Bertoti Innovative Perspectives in History Graduate Conference

Call for Papers

Proposals due: January 21, 2022.

The History Graduate Student Association at Virginia Tech invites proposals for papers and panels to be presented at the 25th Annual Brian Bertoti Innovative Perspectives in History Graduate Conference. Due to the ongoing and uncertain nature of the pandemic, this interdisciplinary conference will be hybrid, with the option to attend in-person or over Zoom, on March 18-19, 2022.

CFP - Gender and world history

Dear colleagues

From the editorial committee of Entremons: UPF Journal of World History, we invite you to send an original text, which we can publish in the next edition of our journal. We are looking for academic articles, as well as reviews of recently published books, which address the ways in which gender intersects with world history.

 

Suggested themes:

 The origin of gendered inequalities

 Gender and the capitalist economies.

 Masculinities and feminities

 Gender and colonialism

Author: 
Jessica Marie Johnson
Reviewer: 
Michael L. Dickinson

Dickinson on Johnson, 'Wicked Flesh: Black Women, Intimacy, and Freedom in the Atlantic World (Early American Studies)'

Jessica Marie Johnson. Wicked Flesh: Black Women, Intimacy, and Freedom in the Atlantic World (Early American Studies). Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2020. 360 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-5238-5

CFP: "Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long 18th Century" hybrid conference at Iona College, fall 2022

The Call for Papers is now live for the fall 2022 hybrid conference, "Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long Eighteenth Century" (Sept. 22-24, 2022, to be held in New Rochelle, NY and virtually).