The Vernacular Architecture Forum (www.vafweb.org) invites paper proposals for its 37th Annual Conference, A Shared Heritage: Urban and Rural Experience on the Banks of the Potomac, May 2-5, 2018, in Alexandria, Virginia. Papers may address vernacular and everyday buildings, sites, or cultural landscapes worldwide.
2017 Call for Award Nominations
The Agricultural History Society seeks nominations for its publication awards through January 8, 2017. To nominate a book, article, or dissertation with a 2017 publication date, please follow the directions below. If you have a question, please email executive secretary Jim Giesen (JGiesen@history.msstate.edu).
Agricultural History Society
Tropicana: Commodities Across Borders
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel
St. Petersburg, Florida
May 24-26, 2018
Readers of H-Rural may be interested in some of the posts appearing lately in the Museums of Minnesota blog on H-Midwest. Many of them are coming from county historical societies in the state. Curators and archivists have been sharing documents and photos from their collections that tell histories from the area that are largely tales of rural life in the upper Midwest.
Reminder: October 1st Deadline for Submissions Approaching
2018 Call for Papers
The Virginia Forum: March 15-17, 2018
Local History and Regional Identity
Southern Cultures, the award-winning quarterly of the Center for the Study of the American South, encourages submissions from scholars, writers, musicians, and visual artists for our Music and Protest Issue, to be published Fall 2018. We will be accepting submissions for this special issue through December 1, 2017, at https://southerncultures.submittable.com/submit .
The Politics of the Countryside, from the Fourteenth to the Twentieth Century
Winter conference of the British Agricultural History Society
Saturday 2 December 2017, 10.00-4.30.
Institute for Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St., London WC1
We are happy to announce that NC State’s Building Future Faculty (BFF)
Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 Program.