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Call for Panel Members - WHA 2018

We are seeking panel members for the WHA Oct 2018 Conference in San Antonio.  Our panel will address "Ageism, Ableism, and Advocacy in the History Profession." We want to bring awareness and initiate a focused dialog about the topics of Ageism and Disability Ableism in the history profession.  Scholars who come to the history PhD education and working academic professions for the encore period of their lives encounter obstacles that younger historians seldom face, such as discrimination for jobs based on age, not experience or lack thereof.  Historians with disabilities are sometime seen as

Looking for Panel(ists) for WHA2018 in San Antonio

Dear colleagues,

I would like to join or put up a panel for the Western History Association conference in San Antonio in Oct. 2018 (general theme : re-imagining Race and Ethnicity in the West).
I am working on two very different projects that I could present if scholars of the network would be interested in co-organizing a panel (I am located over seas).

Seeking Panelists for the 58th Annual Western History Association Conference, October 17-20, 2018: San Antonio, Texas.

I am putting together a panel proposal entitled “Quest for Historical Justice in American Western History” for the 58th Annual Western History Association Conference, October 17-20, 2018: San Antonio, Texas. Here is a brief description:  

Call for Applications: 2018-19 Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants

Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants

Each year, the Friends of the Princeton University Library offer short-term Library Research Grants to promote scholarly use of the Library’s special collections. The award is $1,000 per week (up to four weeks) plus transportation costs.

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