Twelfth Meeting of the Society of Appalachian Historians

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 21, 2023 to May 23, 2023
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Public History

The Program Committee for the Twelfth Annual Meeting of the Society of Appalachian Historians (SAH) invites proposals for single papers (abstracts of no more than 250 words) and entire sessions (overview and abstracts for each paper) for its annual meeting, May 21-23, 2023 in Asheville, North Carolina. The Society of Appalachian Historians seeks to provide a forum for the dissemination and discussion of innovative historical scholarship on any aspect of Appalachia and encourages submissions by historians exploring new areas of inquiry.  Graduate students in particular are invited to present their research at this collegial and learned gathering.  Proposals will be evaluated primarily on the originality and promise of the proposed work. To promote dialogue during the conference sessions, individuals whose proposals are accepted will be expected to submit completed papers for distribution to conference attendees in advance of the conference.

The deadline for proposals is March 24, 2023.

Contact Info: 

Steven Nash

Professor of History

East Tennessee State University

SAH, Secretary-Treasurer

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