This panel session proposes to discuss the vexed notions of “Frenchness” and “Franco
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.
2019 Annual Meeting
June 6-8, 2019
Power in Agricultural History
Guest Editor: Charles Reagan Wilson
Call for 500-word Proposals: DUE September 15, 2018
Editors: Stacie Taranto and Leandra Zarnow
As the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment approaches, women are seemingly at a crossroads in American politics. They appear to be gaining traction in this traditionally masculine realm, but are still far behind. Women continue to grapple with the disappointment that gender parity in politics did not easily follow the right to vote.
The following book review from H-California may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
J. E. Smyth
J. E. Smyth. Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 328 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-084082-2.
Reviewed by Amanda Konkle (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-California (August, 2018) Commissioned by Khal Schneider
The following book review from H-Empire may be of interest to some H-Women list members.Beatty on Rizzo and Gerontakis, 'Intimate Empires: Body, Race, and Gender in the Modern World'
Tracey Rizzo, Steven Gerontakis, eds.
Tracey Rizzo, Steven Gerontakis, eds. Intimate Empires: Body, Race, and Gender in the Modern World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 424 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-997834-2.