Welcome to H-SHGAPE, the online forum of the Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era and one of the founding networks on H-NET. H-SHGAPE seeks to encourage the study of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era through its network and online resources.

Please contact Chelsea Gibson, H-SHGAPE Network Editor-in-Chief, with questions, comments, or concerns. For book review queries, please contact the H-SHGAPE Book Review Editor, William S. Cossen.

H-SHGAPE was originally developed and maintained by Dr. Patrick Reagan, who deserves credit for assembling its wealth of information. Thanks are also due to Dr. Katherine Osburn (Editor-in-Chief, 2000-2016) and to the numerous GAPE scholars whose contributions in the form of syllabi, bibliographies, essays, and reviews make H-SHGAPE an invaluable resource for students and teachers.

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H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 13 Sep 2021 - 20 Sep 2021

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
13 Sep 2021 and 20 Sep 2021.

Reviewed for H-War by Kathryn Boehlefeld

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 13 September - 20 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
13 September 2021 to 20 September 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SHGAPE.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Podcast: The Gilded Age and Progressive Era

The Gilded Age and Progressive Era is a free podcast about the seismic transitions that took place in the United States from the 1870s to 1920s. It's for students, teachers, researchers, history buffs, and anyone who wants to learn more about how our past connects us to the present. It is hosted by Michael Patrick Cullinane, a professor of U.S. history and the author of several books about American politics and international relations. 

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H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 06 Sep 2021 - 13 Sep 2021

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
06 Sep 2021 and 13 Sep 2021.

Reviewed for H-War by Javan D. Frazier

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 6 September - 13 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 6 September 2021 to 13 September 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SHGAPE.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Call for Abstracts: Assessing the Ethnic Groups of the Late Ottoman Empire through a Decolonial Lens 1900 -1922

From September 13 to September 17 of 1922, a holocaust engulfed the Ottoman city of Izmir. Almost one hundred years to the day, on September 9 of 2022, the Center for Greek Studies, the Center for European Studies, the Center for Jewish Studies, and the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program are organizing a two-day symposium that focuses on the political and social events which culminated in the destruction of the city through a decolonial lens.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 30 August - 6 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
30 August 2021 to  6 September 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SHGAPE.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

New Post - SHGAPE Blog Perry Series

Dear H-SHGAPE Subscribers,

We are delighted to invite you over to the SHGAPE Blog where you can read the latest post in our series honoring the legacy of the late Elisabeth Israels Perry. Over the next few months, we are be sharing posts on women's history and/or the long Progressive Era. The latest instalmment is from Dr. Elizabeth D. Katz who has written about women's "Chilly Path" to the New York judiciary.  

What if your research could be read by millions of people?

I am delighted to invite you to a discussion with Bruce Wilson, Chief Innovation and Development Officer at 'The Conversation'. Bruce has helped thousands of scholars turn their research into impactful news stories and commentary that reaches millions of readers in major media outlets such as The Washington Post, CNN, Scientific American, and the Associated Press daily feed.

 

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