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.


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Successfully Turn Your Dissertation into a Book or Series of Articles

The jump from dissertation to publication involves multiple stages and a critical shift in mindset on who your writing should be directed towards. Beth Luey, author of the book Handbook for Academic Authors (Cambridge University Press) and founder and director of the Scholarly Publishing Program at Arizona State University, has extensive experience supporting academics who made this leap. She will provide insight on:

Workshop: Discover DataScribe for transcribing historical structured data

DataScribe ( is a new module for Omeka S, which enables the transcription of structured historical data into a format amenable for computational analysis. This summer we invite you to join us for a series of events to learn more about how to work with DataScribe.

We are offering two workshops which will cover creating a DataScribe project, setting up a dataset, transcribing with DataScribe, and reviewing transcriptions. Each workshop will run approximately 90 minutes, starting at 2pm EDT.