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The following announcements from H-Net may be of interest to some Jhistory list members.

H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 11 Jan 2021 - 18 Jan 2021 [announcement]

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
11 Jan 2021 and 18 Jan 2021.

Reviewed for Jhistory by Ida E. Jones
   Delmez, Kathryn E., ed..  _We Shall Overcome: Press Photographs of
   Nashville during the Civil Rights Era_.  Nashville: Vanderbilt
   University Press, 2018.  176 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-8265-2221-4.
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FEATURED JOB: Assistant Professor - Africana Studies Program, Lafayette College, Africana Studies [announcement]

by System Administrator

Lafayette College announces a full-time, tenure-track position in the Africana Studies Program at the rank of assistant professor, beginning July 1, 2021, with specialization in contemporary African American life and culture. Africana Studies at Lafayette is a vibrant program of over a dozen faculty members who teach in departments of literature, history, government, anthropology, economics, and religious studies.


Film Quarterly webinar: The New Brazilian Cinema[announcement]

by Rebecca Prime

Film Quarterly Webinar: The New Brazilian Cinema


by Jodi Moran

Join us for a free webinar to celebrate Betty Friedan and her legacy. Author, Journalist, Educator, Activist. A visible, ardent, and important advocate for women’s rights, dubbed the “mother” of the modern women’s movement. Author of The Feminine Mystique, 1963. A founder and first president of NOW. She organized the Women’s Strike for Equality on August 26, 1970 on the 50th anniversary of women’s suffrage, to raise awareness about gender discrimination.


The City in Literature, Film, & Culture (Special Session) at PAMLA (Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association) Conference 2021 [announcement]

by Michael Moreno

The City in Literature, Film, & Culture (special session) of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) is now accepting proposals for the organization’s 118th annual conference. The call-for-papers deadline is Thursday, April 15, 2021.



Pitching Your Research to the Media [announcement]

by Rose de Lara

Hoping to share your research with a wider public audience? Looking to raise your media profile? This online session will help you workshop a media pitch for your humanities research and will arm you with the tools needed to approach journalists and producers.


Call for editorial assistants: US pop culture and new media [announcement]

by Anna Marta Marini

This call is for editorial assistants for the peer-reviewed academic blog (ISSN 2660-8839). Assistants will be regularly invited to join in editorial discussions, learn about the peer-reviewing process, and have the chance to participate in the coordination of calls, events, and activities. We welcome applications by early career researchers, including skilled BA and MA students interested in the topics the collective works on.