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

Stickel on Gaines, 'Pink-Slipped: What Happened to the Women in the Silent Film Industries?'

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

Author: 

Jane M. Gaines

Reviewer: 

Marisa Stickel

Jane M. Gaines. Pink-Slipped: What Happened to the Women in the Silent Film Industries? Women and Film History International Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. Illustrations. 328 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08343-3; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04181-5.

H-Net Job Guide from 22 October 2018 to 29 October 2018

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
22 October 2018 to 29 October 2018.  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.



WOMEN, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY

Call for Award Nominations, Agricultural History Society

The Agricultural History Society is now accepting nominations for its 2018 awards, to be presented at the annual meeting in June 2019. To be considered for an award, the article, book, or dissertation must bear a 2018 original publication date. AHS welcomes submissions for the following honors:

 

Petruccelli on Stauter-Halsted, 'The Devil's Chain: Prostitution and Social Control in Partitioned Poland'

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

Author: 

Keely Stauter-Halsted

Reviewer: 

David Petruccelli

Keely Stauter-Halsted. The Devil's Chain: Prostitution and Social Control in Partitioned Poland. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 392 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5419-6.

Belzer on Gobetti, 'Partisan Diary: A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance'

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

Author: 

Ada Gobetti

Reviewer: 

Allison Belzer

Ada Gobetti. Partisan Diary: A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance. Translated and edited by Jomarie Alano. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 358 pp. $38.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-938054-1.

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