CFP: The Ohio Academy of History, 2024 Annual Conference

Margaret Sumner Discussion
Call for Papers
November 3, 2023
United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Public History, Digital Humanities

The Ohio Academy of History invites papers in all fields of history for its annual conference to be held at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, March 15-16, 2024.

The Program Committee seeks proposals for individual papers (20 minutes each), panels or roundtable sessions. Topics in all fields of history are welcome; faculty, adjunct faculty, lecturers, graduate students, independent scholars, and museum, archive, and library professionals are all encouraged to apply. Presentations need not be confined to Ohio history. Although residents are especially encouraged to submit proposals, we invite out-of-state students and scholars to apply as well.

Completed panels are preferred, but individual papers are welcome.

Proposals must include:

  • A title and 250-word abstract for each paper
  • A brief curriculum vita (one page) of each participant
  • Telephone number/email and mailing address of each participant

Deadline for proposals is Friday, November 3, 2023

Please submit proposals as a .docx or .pdf file with the subject line “OAH PROPOSAL” to Dr. Margaret Sumner,

Those interested in serving as a panel chair or commentator should feel free to email Dr. Sumner, stating their field of expertise,

For further information about the Ohio Academy of History, including membership and conference registration (when it becomes available), visit our website,

Contact Info: 

Dr. Margaret Sumner, Program Committee Chair, The Ohio State University at Marion,

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