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The World History Commons

While checking out my mostly ignored Twitter Feed, I noticed an announcement for something called the World History Commons, an Open Educational Resource sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities. It also has World History Association and Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media banners on the prototype website. 

I am curious if any H-World subscribers have any additional information concerning what this project entails and how long it will be before it is operational?

Call for Contributors -- Last Call

The Editors of the forthcoming Daily Life of Women: An Encyclopedia from Ancient Times to the Present are seeking contributors to help finalize the project within the next two months. The four-volume encyclopedia is to be published by ABC-CLIO, under the editorship of Colleen Boyett, Mildred Diane Gleason, and Micheal Tarver.

Expressions of interest are welcome from graduate students, postdocs, professors, independent scholars, and public history professionals.

All essays would need to be completed NO LATER THAN May 20, 2019.