CFP Deadline for Papers and Panels: December 31, 2018
CFP: Imperial Legacies of 1919
Conference Date: April 19-20, 2019, University of North Texas
Roundtable participant proposal deadline: 31 January 2019
Undergraduate Student Poster competition proposal deadline: 15 February 2019
Journalist and author Shrabani Basu will provide a distinguished lecture on Indian soldiers related to her recent work: For King and Another Country (2015). Historian of the British Empire Dr. Susan Kingsley Kent will provide the keynote address. Her esteemed works include Aftershocks: Politics and Trauma in Britain, 1918-1931 (2009); The Women's War of 1929: Gender and Violence in Colonial Nigeria (2011) and The Global Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919 (2012).
Target themes include, but are not limited to:
- Borderlands, Labor, and Migration
- Gendering War and Peace
- War Psychology, Health, and Trauma
- The League of Nations Mandate System
- Environment and Empire
- Capitalism and Imperialism
- Language and Identity
- Anti-colonial and peace movements
- Food, war, and empire
- War Reporting, Media, and Memory
Those interested in presenting an individual paper should send a 250-word abstract and current CV by December 31, 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prospective panels should send a 200-word panel abstract, 150 word abstracts for each paper, CVs for each panelist, and, if available, names of prospective chairs and commentators. Deadline: December 31, 2018.
For full CFP, including details for undergraduate poster prize and graduate student roundtable sessions, please see: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/2454986/call-papers-imperial-legacies-...