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 Discussions

Roth on Bell and Crow, 'It's My Country Too: Women's Military Stories from the American Revolution to Afghanistan'

The following book review from H-Diplo may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Jerri Bell, Tracy Crow, eds.

Reviewer: 

Tanya L. Roth

Jerri Bell, Tracy Crow, eds. It's My Country Too: Women's Military Stories from the American Revolution to Afghanistan. Potomac Books, 2017. xxi + 330 pp. Illustrations. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61234-831-5.

Hilton on Waxman, 'Women in the Holocaust: A Feminist History'

The following book review from H-German may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Zoë Waxman

Reviewer: 

Laura J. Hilton

Zoë Waxman. Women in the Holocaust: A Feminist History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 181 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-960868-3.

Reviewed by Laura J. Hilton (Muskingum University) Published on H-German (October, 2018) Commissioned by Nathan N. Orgill

Filipovic on Rubin, 'Intersex Matters: Biomedical Embodiment, Gender Regulation, and Transnational Activism'

The following book review from H-Socialisms may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

David A. Rubin

Reviewer: 

Andrija Filipovic

David A. Rubin. Intersex Matters: Biomedical Embodiment, Gender Regulation, and Transnational Activism. Albany: State University of New York Press (SUNY), 2017. 224 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6755-9.

CFP (DEADLINE EXTENDED): Western Association of Women Historians 50th Anniversary Conference: proposals due Oct. 30

** DEADLINE EXTENDED! **

Western Association of Women Historians

Call for Papers

50th Anniversary Conference

Portland, Oregon | April 25–27, 2019

NEW Proposal Deadline: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

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