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.
The call for papers for the 2015 UNYWHO conference has been extended by two weeks until March 15, 2015. See more information about the conference below and at our website: https://sites.google.com/site/upstatewomenshistory/
The editors of the Journal of Women's History are pleased to announce our newest online essay, "When in Doubt Show Pictures: How I Used Images Drawn from my Journal of Women's History article to Teach my Students about Research," by Malia McAndrew.
Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University will host a four-day conference on the still largely unexplored role of women during times of famine, focusing mostly on famine in Ireland, but with consideration of famines in other geographic areas. The conference takes place June 3–6, 2015 at our York Hill Campus; Hamden, CT, USA. Registration is open - please visit our website for details.
I am attaching some information about a new film from Women Make Movies that might be of interest to you:
FEMINISM INSHALLAH: A History of Arab Feminism http://www.wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c890.shtml