SHEAR is pleased to open registration for the 4th annual graduate student research luncheon seminars. Reserve your spot for a free catered luncheon facilitated by two senior scholars in the field on Friday, 20 July 2018.
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Save the Date! Announcing the Draper Workshop Series for Spring 2018
This workshop will feature scholars of history and law, who will share their current research to demonstrate the value of interdisciplinary approaches to both areas of study. It will focus on how the law has helped construct and deconstruct notions of servitude, race, and citizenship in American history.
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 4:00-6:00 pm
University of Connecticut, Storrs
Reception to follow
Our panel will speak on the following topics:
Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America when we welcome:
George Washington University
She will present “What is Roger Williams?” which is part of an ongoing document study to support the management of Roger Williams National Memorial. The study investigates Roger Williams’ relationship with Native Americans and the perspectives of Tribal members today about Williams and the Roger Williams National Memorial.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The Boston-Area Early American History Seminar & Boston Environmental History Seminar at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 5:15 PM
Christopher Pastore, State University of New York at Albany; Nancy Shoemaker, University of Connecticut at Storrs; Conevery Valencius, Boston College
Panel Discussion: Common Spaces: Environmental History and the Study of Early America
Moderator: Matthew McKenzie, University of Connecticut at Avery Point
Please find below the following call for submissions: (my apologies for any cross posting)
Donald Durnbaugh Starting Scholar Award of the Communal Studies Association
Deadline for Submissions: June 1, 2018