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From H-Net's Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 12 July 2021 to 19 July 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Slavery.  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.

Author: 
Jared Ross Hardesty
Reviewer: 
David Hunter

Hunter on Hardesty, 'Black Lives, Native Lands, White Worlds: A History of Slavery in New England'

Jared Ross Hardesty. Black Lives, Native Lands, White Worlds: A History of Slavery in New England. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2019. Illustrations. xx + 175 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62534-457-1

Webinar - ‘Publishing Smart’: How to Position Your Publications to Further Your Career - July 28

Decisions you make about where and how to publish your work drive the impact that your research has in academia and beyond. By planning properly, the publishing decisions you make now can support and bolster your career trajectory in the years to come. 

I invite you to join us for a conversation with Anna-Lise Santella and Abby Gross, heads of acquisition at Oxford University Press, to explore how you can ‘publish smart’ to maximize the exposure, recognition, and influence you need to advance your career. 

July 28 at 2:30PM UK time/ 9:30AM EDT on Zoom.

Author: 
Koritha Mitchell
Reviewer: 
Naomi Preston

Preston on Mitchell, 'From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture'

Koritha Mitchell. From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture. New Black Studies Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2020. 296 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04332-1

From H-Net's Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from  5 July 2021 to 12 July 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Slavery.  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.

From H-Net's Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 28 June 2021 to  5 July 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Slavery.  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.

Southern Historical Association Junior Scholars Workshop

The Junior Scholars Workshop is a program to support and encourage advanced graduate students and recent graduates working in the field of southern history, as well as to provide a space for SHA members to connect outside of the annual meeting. As such, we encourage attendees to chat with one another or say hello to friends. All attendees are also welcome to ask questions in the chat as well as on camera.

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