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Graduate Students focusing on Slavery in the U.S. South / Digital Seminar Room

Dear All, 

I wanted to send a quick reminder to graduate students researching slavery in the U.S. South about H-Slavery's Digital Seminar Room. We've developed this project to help support graduate students by providing detailed feedback on unpublished article-length essays. The DSR is officiated by Drs. Jeff Forret and Kathleen Hilliard and draws on a network of scholars who are committed to serving as readers on selected papers. You can read more about the Digital Seminar Room here

64th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies, September 29-Oct 1, 2017

The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 64th Annual Meeting will be hosted by Webster University in St. Louis, MO, September 29-Oct 1, 2017. The keynote speaker will be Tammy Proctor of Utah State University, and the plenary address will be given by Jonathan Sawday from Saint Louis University.

Call for Applications: Library Company 2017-18 Short-term, Dissertation, and Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Library Company 2017-18 Short-term, Dissertation, and Post-Doctoral Fellowships.  Deadline for Applications, March 1.


The Library Company of Philadelphia invites applications for short-term, dissertation, and post-doctoral fellowships for 2017-2018. The fellowships support on-site research on topics related to the collections of the Library Company and other local archives as noted below.