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Open for Registration: Free MOOC on Forced and precarious labor in the global economy: Slavery by another name?

Now open for registration: Free Massive Open Online Course

Forced and Precarious Labor in the Global Economy: Slavery by Another Name?

A collaboration between the University of the Witwatersrand and Beyond Trafficking and Slavery/openDemocracy.

H-SHGAPE Question of the Week: the History of Capitalism

Dear All, 

Over at H-SHGAPE, the H-Net group devoted to the study of the U.S. Gilded Age and Progressive Era, they have a "question of the week" focused on the History of Capitalism. I know some of you may take interest in this, especially because the question contains a reference to the Antebellum Period. You can find it here. Their last several weekly questions have sparked some great conversations. 


DEADLINE MAR. 1: Massachusetts Historical Society Short-Term Fellowships, 2018-2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2018

Massachusetts Historical Society Short-term Fellowships carry a stipend of $2,000 to support four or more weeks of research in the MHS collections sometime between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019. More than twenty awards will be made. Short-term fellowships are open to independent scholars, advanced graduate students, and holders of the Ph.D. or the equivalent.