H-Women's purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women's studies. H-Women is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

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H-Net Job Guide from 30 January 2023 to 6 February 2023

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
30 January 2023 to  6 February 2023.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Women.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
https://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.


In the Journal of Democracy: Elin Bjarnegård and Pär Zetterberg on How Autocrats Weaponize Women’s Rights

Authoritarian leaders are taking credit for advances in gender equality in order to turn attention away from persistent nondemocratic practices, such as violations of electoral integrity and human rights, observe Elin Bjarnegård and Pär Zetterberg in the Journal of Democracy:

Call for Applicants: NEH Summer Institute, Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath

Deadline: Friday, March 3, 2023

The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning at the City University of New York Graduate Center will host a two-week NEH Summer Institute for 25 college and university faculty to study the Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath​.

CFP Decolonising World History: New Voices, New Values, New Methodologies 2023

Dear colleagues, 

Entremons: UPF Journal of World History (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) is preparing its next thematic issue of the Journal about Decolonising World History: New Voices, New Values, New Methodologies.

We invite you to send us your article or review to: revista.entremons@upf.edu

Deadline: March 1st 2023