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.
Western Association of Women Historians
Call for Papers
52nd Annual Conference
Costa Mesa, California | April 23–25, 2020
Proposals Due: Friday, October 18, 2019
Leeds IMC 2020 (6-9 July) Call for Papers
Beyond 'Virgin’ Lands: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Gendered Landscapes
Organised by Dr. Emma O’Loughlin Bérat (Independent/ Bonn Universität)and Dr. Karen Dempsey (University of Reading)
[CFP also available here: https://www.academia.edu/40073818/Beyond_Virgin_Lands_Interdisciplinary_Approaches_to_Gendered_Landscapes]
Rice University History Department
IV Biennial Graduate Student History Conference
February 21-22, 2020
The Crafting of Historical Knowledge: Revealing Narratives through New Methodologies challenges historians to ponder how current methodologies are helping to create and maintain silences and overrepresentation of historical actors, narratives, and artifacts.
The following book review from H-Disability may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Encarnación Juárez Almendros
Kristy Wilson Bowers
Encarnación Juárez Almendros. Disabled Bodies in Early Modern Spanish Literature: Prostitutes, Aging Women and Saints. Cambridge: Liverpool University Press, 2018. 216 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78694-078-0.
The following book review from H-Japan may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Laura Miller, Rebecca L. Copeland, eds.
E. T. Atkins
Laura Miller, Rebecca L. Copeland, eds. Diva Nation. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2018. xvii + 242 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-29773-9.
The following book review from H-Poland may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Sophie Hodorowicz Knab
Sophie Hodorowicz Knab. Wearing the Letter P: Polish Women as Forced Laborers in Nazi Germany, 1939-1945. New York: Hippocrene Books, 2016. ix + 293 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7818-1359-4.
The following book review from H-Socialisms may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Jack A W Bowman
Siobhan Lambert-Hurley. Elusive Lives: Gender, Autobiography, and the Self in Muslim South Asia. South Asia in Motion Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 296 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0651-7; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0480-3.
The following book review from JHistory may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Karen Roggenkamp. Sympathy, Madness, and Crime: How Four Nineteenth-Century Journalists Made the Newspaper Women's Business. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2016. 184 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-287-8.
Reviewed by Randall Sumpter (Texas A&M University) Published on Jhistory (July, 2019) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe