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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Call For Papers: Workshop on Regulating and Legitimating Sexualities

CFP: Regulating and Legitimating Sexualities: the State, Law, Sexual Culture and Change under Neo-Liberalism

An International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics Workshop in Association with and hosted by Miami University Luxembourg

Differdange, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

October 21st-22nd 2016


New Issue of Girlhood Studies: Girls with Disabilities: A Rights Perspectives

Dear Colleague,


We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Girlhood Studies has been published by Berghahn Journals. This special volume includes contributions from academics, activists, and service providers who engage with the intersectional domains of disability, gender, and humanitarian praxis. The focus of this special issue is on building more enduring conceptual alliances between disability studies and girlhood studies in favor of transdisciplinary analyses.


Please visit the Berghahn website for more information about the journal:

New Articles of Interest in the Pacific Historical Review

The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following article that may interest H-Women list subscribers:

  • "Gender, Migration, and the U.S. West: America Is in the Heart, Barrio Boy, and Tomorrow’s Memories," by Dorothy Fujita-Rony.

This article can be accessed via the following link: http://phr.ucpress.edu/content/85/2/255