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

Popa on Mack, 'Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture'

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


Mehammed Amadeus Mack


Bogdan Popa

Mehammed Amadeus Mack. Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017. 344 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-7461-1; $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-7460-4.

Call for Contributors -- Last Call

The Editors of the forthcoming Daily Life of Women: An Encyclopedia from Ancient Times to the Present are seeking contributors to help finalize the project within the next two months. The four-volume encyclopedia is to be published by ABC-CLIO, under the editorship of Colleen Boyett, Mildred Diane Gleason, and Micheal Tarver.

Expressions of interest are welcome from graduate students, postdocs, professors, independent scholars, and public history professionals.

H-Net Job Guide from 15 April 2019 to 22 April 2019

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 15 April 2019 to 22 April 2019. 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 http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.