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CFP: The American South and the First World War

Seeking chapter contributions for an edited work on the
       American South and the First World War.
    Date: 2015-04-20
    Description: We would like to invite scholars to contribute work
       that speaks to the impact of World War I on the American South
       and the impact of southerners on the U.S. war effort. Topics
       might include (but are not limited to) the impact of the
       defense effort on the regions economy; shifting conceptions of
       poli ...

Publishing Opportunity

Seeking Scholarly Authors for Books on American History,
       American Studies, Contemporary American Issues
    Description: Praeger Publishing, a leading independent academic
       publisher, is seeking authors for books on American history,
       American studies, and contemporary American issues. We are
       looking either for new book ideas from authors or to discuss
       in-house book ideas with potential authors. Praeger publishes
       books  ...
    Contact: james.ciment@ca.rr.com

REV: Stories of the South: Race and the Reconstruction of Southern Identity, 1865-1915

Reviewed for H-SAWH by Justin Isaac Rogers
    Prince, K. Stephen.  _Stories of the South: Race and the
    Reconstruction of Southern Identity, 1865-1915_.  Chapel Hill:
    University of North Carolina Press, 2014.  336 pp.  $39.95, ISBN
    978-1-4696-1418-2.

Travel Award: Louisiana Historical Association

LHA Travel Award
    Location: Louisiana
    Date: 2015-05-01
    Description: We are excited to announce a new travel award from
       the LHA named in honor of Amos E. Simpson. Each year, the LHA
       will award two grants of $1000 each for scholars needing to
       visit archives in Louisiana. These grants are designed to
       assist scholars interested in Louisiana history, for whom
       distance an ...
    Contact: molly.mitchell@uno.edu
    URL: lahistory.org/site73.php

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