The Southern Forum on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History (SFARE) is now accepting proposals for its annual conference, to be held at Rice University, in Houston, Texas, February 10-11, 2017.
The British Agricultural History Society is pleased to announce the inaugural Joan Thirsk Prize for the best book in British and Irish rural or agrarian history published in 2016. Comparative studies using British or Irish materials or placing Britain and Ireland in a larger context are also eligible to be submitted. The closing date for submissions is 9 January 2017.
Agricultural History Society Graduate Workshop 2017 “Farmers and Agriculture across Borders”
I am in the process of organizing a panel for the Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 8-10, 2017. The leading theme for the conference is “Who is a Farmer?: Regional Identity and Rural Culture.” The panel includes the following papers discussing the historical intersections linking bankers and capitalists with farming and ranching.
Jaclyn J.S. Miller, PhD (University of Kansas)
“Bankers as Farmers: W.D. Ferguson and the Anti-Farm Incorporation Debate in Kansas, 1929-1930”
Given the many requests for an extension of the abstract submission deadline the local organizing committee of the IASC-Conference ‘Practicing the Commons: Self-Governance, Cooperation, and Institutional Change’ (Utrecht, 10-14 July 2017) has decided to postpone the deadline for submitting abstracts (500 words max.) for papers, panels, and posters until the 1st of November, 2016.
Did you already submit a paper or full panel proposal?
CFP: Biodiversity and its Histories Part II
April 24-25, 2017, Columbia University and the New York Botanical Garden
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CALL FOR PAPERS
“NEW PERSPECTIVES IN ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY”
Saturday, April 22, 2017
A Northeast Regional Conference
Luce Hall, Yale University
New Haven, Connecticut
** Paper Abstract Submission Deadline: December 14, 2016 **
The IASC and the local organizers of the XVI Biennial Conference at Utrecht University welcome abstracts (500 words max.) for papers, panels, and posters to be presented at this global conference, to be held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, from 10 to 14 July 2017.