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 Content

TOC: Screen Bodies - An Interdisciplinary Journal of Experience, Perception, and Display

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Screen Bodies has recently been published by Berghahn Journals.

This issue of Screen Bodies is especially focused on screened women and girls, calling for a reexamination of how we divide and classify our bodies by gender and genre and the effects such divisions provoke.

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

Volume 1, Issue 2

Call for Panelists: Berkshire Conference session on Liberal Arts Faculty in Community Colleges

Dear Colleagues:

As most of you know, the Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities is meeting at Hofstra Univeristy (on Long Island, NY) in early June.  I was on the Program Committee for the track related to work.  An important session--on the work realities for faculty in community colleges--has lost most of its presenters.  We want to ensure that this session happens so we are inviting those of you who are working (or have worked) in community colleges to consider joining the session.

Details (including date and time) are below.

Call for Papers: Midwest Conference on British Studies, September 29-Oct 1, 2017

The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 64th Annual Meeting will be hosted by Webster University in St. Louis, MO, September 29-Oct 1, 2017. The keynote speaker will be Tammy Proctor of Utah State University, and the plenary address will be given by Jonathan Sawday from Saint Louis University.