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.

Recent Content

Call for Papers, Updated with Keynote Speakers!: #QueerAF: (Re)presenting Gender & Sexuality in History & Cultural Studies, 5th Annual Dean Hopper Conference

#QueerAF: (Re)presenting Gender & Sexuality in History & Cultural Studies 

5th Annual Dean Hopper NEW SCHOLARS Conference

5-6 May 2017

The Ehinger Center, Drew University, Madison, NJ

“Queer” is such a simple, unassuming little word.

Call for Applicants: Massachusetts Historical Society Fellowships

Application deadline: March 1, 2017.

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, 2017, and June 30, 2018. Approximately 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.

Seminar: Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora

In recognition of Women's History Month, Columbia University's Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) will host Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora, a one day seminar on March 11, 2017, that will examine contemporary photography and the conditions under which women in and/or from Africa or the African Diaspora make images. 
Guest artists Nona Faustine and Ayana V. Jackson will be sharing their work in person.