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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AHA: Seeking Panelists: New Perspectives on Women and Slavery in the Atlantic World


I am organizing a panel for the 2020 annual meeting of the American Historical Association which brings together scholars who are interested in presenting new research about women and slavery in the Atlantic world. My own research examines English female expatriates who lived in Royal African Company forts and castles on the West African littoral during the slave trade era. If you are interested in joining me, please send the following to me via email (sejr@berkeley.edu) by February 1, 2019: