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CFP: SSHA 2015 Historical Geography Network

The Historical Geography Network of the Social Science History Association invites you to take part in the 40th annual meeting of the SSHA, November 12-15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. We are seeking complete panels as well as papers.

The Historical Geography Network is an active group of scholars who utilize geographic information systems (GIS) and other spatial tools to tackle a wide range of historical problems. We encourage papers and panels that utilize spatial methods to ask new historical questions as well as to revisit old ones. 

State Historical Society of Iowa Research Grants

The State Historical Society of Iowa (SHSI) announces a grant pro­gram for the 2015/2016 academic year. SHSI will award up to ten stipends of $1,000 each to support original research and interpre­tive writing re­lated to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference will be given to applicants proposing to pursue previ­ously ne­glected topics or new approaches to or inter­pretations of pre­viously treated topics. SHSI invites appli­cants from a variety of backgrounds, including aca­demic and public historians, graduate students, and indepen­dent re­searchers and writers.

CFP-Middle West Review

Call for Papers
Middle West Review
A special issue on the farm crisis

The Middle West Review invites submissions for a special issue on the farm crisis. During the 1980s, an economic crisis displaced thousands of farm families and affected the broader social, political, economic, and cultural foundations of the Midwest. Now, thirty years later, this special issue strives to capture that broader picture and initiate new dialogues on the legacy of those difficult years.

Charles Redd Center Grants and Fellowships 2015

The Charles Redd Center for Western Studies is pleased to announce multiple awards for 2015 that are available for scholars conducting research related to Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, or/and Wyoming. Please see the descriptions below. Follow the link to https://reddcenter.byu.edu/Pages/Apply-for-an-Award.aspx for further information and application instructions.  Applications for 2015 are due by 11:59 p.m. MST on March 15.

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