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Registration open for Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists (UMass Amherst, June 22-24, 2018)

Registration is open for the Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists, June 22-24, 2018, at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and an optional Bus Tour of historic Quaker sites following the conference, June 24-26, which will be based out of Providence, Rhode Island.

Conference on Sermon Studies: "Space, Place, Context"

The Center for Sermon Studies at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia announces its second annual Conference on Sermon Studies, to be held October 11-14, 2018, in Montreal, Quebec.

The conference is multidisciplinary and interfaith. The organizers’ goal is to bring scholars, practitioners, and interested laypersons together to discuss sermon texts and the art of preaching from a variety of academic and religious perspectives.

The theme for 2018 is “Space, Place, Context.” Topics related to the theme might include

CFP: U.S. Catholic Historian -- Suburban Catholicism

U.S. Catholic Historian

Future Issue:  

Suburban Catholicism

For thirty-five years the U.S. Catholic Historian has published theme-based issues relevant to the history of American Catholicism.  An upcoming issue will address the theme of suburban Catholicism. Contributions could include, but are not limited to, historical studies of the following:

·       Catholics’ post-World War II move to the suburbs

Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists, June 22-24, 2018

Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Amherst, Massachusetts
June 22-24, 2018

Registration is now open.

The Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists (CQHA) will hold its next biennial conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst on June 22-24, 2018. The conference will be followed by an optional post-conference bus tour to Quaker sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island on June 24-26.

Newberry Library Religion and Culture in the Americas Seminar - April 6, 2018

Religion and Culture in the America Seminar

Sponsors: Albion College, the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism at the University of Notre Dame, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Wheaton College.


Friday, April 6, 2018 / 3:00pm to 5:00pm / Room B-84

The Newberry Library / 60 West Walton Street / Chicago IL 60610



Call for Panel Submissions: Displacement and Transience in the Early Atlantic.

Note from the editors: Some of you may see an earlier version of this post. I unfortunately only noticed the following corrected text from the contributor after posting the original. Please refer to this version of this post when considering the following conference (end of editor note).

We are seeking panelists to join us at the European Early American Studies Association Conference in London, 14-16 December 2018.

Envisioning the Future of Catholic Religious Archives: A Working Conference ... an invitation to participate




An invitation ....

Boston College

Envisioning the Future of Catholic Religious Archives: A Working Conference

July 11-13, 2018 – Boston College campus


Dear Historian and Scholar:



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