Berks-Affiliated Panels at the American Historical Association (AHA) Conference in Seattle, WA, January 7-10, 2021

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I am a historian of South and Southeast Asia with specific research interests in Burma and the Indian Ocean region.

I am looking for fellow panelists for a panel on Gender and Colonial rule in Asia sponsored by Berkshire Conference of Women Historians. Below are the details. Please contact me at with abstracts. My own paper will be on Gendered Violence in Colonial Burma. Call for Complete Panel Proposals:

The Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities, as an affiliate of the American Historical Association (AHA), will sponsor panels at the AHA’s 2021 Annual Meeting in Seattle in three categories: 1) The Berks will co-sponsor panels that are submitted by the regular deadline and accepted by the AHA, 2) The Berks will sponsor panels submitted by the regular deadline and not accepted by the AHA, but selected by the Berks affiliated AHA panel selection committee, 3) The Berks will sponsor entirely new panels submitted by the March 31st deadline. To apply for a Berks-affiliated slot on the AHA program, please follow the AHA guidelines for submission, and make sure that you indicate that you are requesting Berks co-sponsorship.  Please submit proposals to the AHA by the February 15, 2020: 

Dr. Rajashree Mazumder
Assistant Professor 
Department of History
Union College