The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the fall 2018 cycle. The program provides funding for senior and emerging scholars, including doctoral students, whose research requires the use of KHS collections and research resources – visit https://history.ky.gov/resources/catalogs-research-tools/ for more information on collections.
The Journal of Women’s History is currently seeking nominations, including self-nominations, for its next President. This six-year term will begin in January 2019. Interested candidates will be asked to send a CV and a couple of paragraphs explaining how their scholarly, academic, administrative, and/or organizing experience prepares them to preside over the JWH Board.
CFP: EHS/SHA Panel on Biography
J. Samuel Walker. Most of 14th Street is Gone: The Washington, DC Riots of 1968. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 200 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-084479-0.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Gritter (Indiana University Southeast) Published on H-SAWH (August, 2018) Commissioned by Lisa A. Francavilla (The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series and Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters)