Call for Papers
Proposal Deadline: November 15, 2022
The William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan welcomes applications for 2023-2024 research fellowships. The Clements’ holdings—books, manuscripts, pamphlets, maps, prints and views, newspapers, photographs, ephemera—are among the best in the world on almost any aspect of the American experience from 1492 through 1900, and support a diverse array of research projects.
New Book: Harry Bridges: Labor Radical, Labor Legend, by Robert W. Cherny.
Published by University of Illinois Press. Promo code F22UIP when ordering from UIP website, to receive 30% discound. Offer good until June 30, 2024.
Our colleague Elaine Nelson, WHA Executive Director, has shared the sad news of the death of Dr. Carol O'Connor, a fine Western historian and teacher, and a dedicated and active member of the WHA. For details of Dr. O'Connor's life and career, please visit the link below.
Elaine Nelson at WHA shares the news of the death of western historian and long-time member of the WHA, William A. Dobak. His wife Catharine R. Franklin wrote an obituary that appears on the WHA website.
H-Net Humanities and Social Sciences is holding its first H-Net Teaching Conference: “Uncharted Territories: Teaching History, Humanities, and Social Sciences in Innovative Ways." This is a global virtual conference, which will be held in the evenings (US time zones) during the week of Monday, August 29th to the afternoon of Friday, September 2nd.