GRANTS: CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH GRANTS
DEADLINE: All proposals must be received no later than April 1, 2016.
Call for Papers
2017 edition of the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers
The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following article that may interest H-1960s list subscribers:
-"Transcultural San Francisco: Andrew Furuseth, Olaf Tveitmoe, and the Forgotten Scandinavian American Experience," by Christopher M. Sterba.
Journal of Civil and Human Rights, Volume 1, Number 2, Fall/Winter 2015
Michael Ezra, “Editor’s Note”
Keona K. Ervin, For Dignity and Power: Black Women’s Political Leadership in Postwar St. Louis
Peter Cole, “An injury to one is an injury to all”: ILWU Local 10 and the Fight against Apartheid
Richard D. Benson II, Interview with Gwendolyn M. Patton
Dave Canton, Interview with Joe Madison
Future of Civil and Human Rights Studies Series
Please see below the Table of Contents for Southern Cultures's Winter 2015 issue, addressing the anniversaries of Lee's surrender at Appomattox, the release of The Birth of a Nation, and Ken Burns's The Civil War, as well as the Atlanta child murders of 1979-81 and a first person account of school integration.
The 2016 CrossCurrents / Auburn Research Colloquium will be held in July in New York City. Fellows work on a research or writing project related to the theme of “Climate Change, Food, and Human Sustainability,” with access to libraries and research facilities at Columbia University, Union, Auburn, and Jewish Theological Seminaries.
Some of you may already be familiar with a documentary I directed, Black and Cuba, which follows a diverse group of Ivy League students who are outcast at the university, band together and adventure to Cuba—whose population is 60% Black.