H-Slavery seeks to promote interaction and exchange among scholars engaged in research on slavery, the slave trade, abolition, and emancipation. It is dedicated to the dissemination of information about the history of slavery and antislavery in all time periods and parts of the world.

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CFP: Motherhood, Childlessness, and the Care of Children from Slavery to Emancipation

Call for Papers

As part of an international research network funded by an Arts and Humanities Research Council network grant entitled ‘Mothering Slaves: Comparative Perspectives on Motherhood, Childlessness and the Care of Children in Atlantic Slave Societies’ we invite proposals for 20 minute papers

Deadlines Extended for LACS/SHA Book, Article, and Dissertation Prizes

The deadlines for the following awards presented by the Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Southern Historical Association (LACS/SHA) have been extended until June 1, 2015: the Murdo J. Macleod Book Prize, the Kimberly S. Hanger Article Prize, and the LACS Dissertation Prize.

Murdo J. MacLeod Book Prize

The 2015 Murdo J. MacLeod Book Prize will be awarded for the best book published in 2014 in the fields of Latin American, Caribbean, American Borderlands and Frontiers, or Atlantic World history. Authors must be or become LACS members at the time of submission.

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