The March seminar will focus on 19th and 20th century Urban Protestantism. Barbara Dobschuetz's paper, Fundamentalism and American Urban Culture; Community and Religious Identity in Paul Rader's Chicago, 1915-1937 examines fundamentalism and use of new technology in preaching the gospel. Andrew MacDonald's presentation, In the Evangelical Sense: The Swing Trial and Late Nineteenth Century Urban Protestantism focuses on the impact of David Swing's 1874 trial.
The Southern Historian is seeking original scholarly work by graduate students focusing on the history and culture of the American South for its 2019 issue. The deadline for article manuscript submissions for the 2019 issue is August 15, 2018; early submissions are, however, strongly encouraged. We are also seeking book reviewers as well as submissions in a number of other categories, including historiographical essays.
U.S. Catholic Historian
The New Immigrants: Catholic Arrivals after 1880
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 Catholic immigration from 1880 to the present. Contributions could include, but are not limited to, studies of the following:
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I am looking for primary source materials related to childhood studies in order to build a resource library for graduate students and instructors.
My name is Emily Slomski. I am a second year graduate student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln under the advisement of Dr. Will Thomas.
Call for Proposals: The Boston Seminar on the History of Women, Gender, & Sexuality
Deadline: March 15, 2018
Call for Proposals: The Boston Seminar on Modern American Society and Culture
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston, MA
Deadline: March 15, 2018
Issue 3:2 (Fall/Winter 2017) of the Journal of Civil and Human Rights, published by the University of Illinois Press, is now available.
"Organize the People": The 1975 City Council Races in Multiracial Chicago by Gordon K. Mantler
The Black Peoples Unity Movement and Friends: The Brief Emergence of an Interracial Black Power Movement in Camden, New Jersey, 1968 by Laurie Lahey
The "Jewish Question" in the Black Mind: The Image of World Jewry in African American Socialism by Clayton Vaughn-Roberson
The New England Regional Fellowship Consortium (NERFC), a collaboration of twenty-five major cultural agencies, will offer at least twenty awards in 2018-2019. Each grant will provide a stipend of $5,000 for a total of eight or more weeks of research at three or more participating institutions between June 1, 2018, and May 31, 2019.