Lectures, Seminars, and Workshops

This page will dynamically gather announcements for Lectures, Seminars, Workshops, Roundtables, Symposia, Summer Programs, and Conference Announcements that have been posted to H-SAWH.  As new networks move into the Commons, the page will expand its criteria to bring related announcements into the collection.

Title Categories Keywords Post date
Theatre Nohgaku Announcements, Workshop Noh Theater, workshop 02/07/2015 - 7:12pm
Cfp: POLISH AMERICAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION (PAHA) 73rd Annual Meeting - January, 2016 Call for Papers, Conference, Polish American Studies conference, Polish-Americans, immigration and ethnicity 02/07/2015 - 5:09pm
Lecture - Tara Desjardins, "A Collection of 18th Century Cobalt Blue Mughal Glass Bottles" Lecture Mughal Empire, Mughal, glass 02/07/2015 - 4:53pm
CfP: Religion in Civil Society: Lessons from Policies Past and Present, Patuxent Defense Forum, St Mary's College, MD, April 22, 2015 CFP, Conference CFP, conference 02/07/2015 - 2:24pm
MACBS Program Released. Join the MACBS in Baltimore, March 27-28, 2015! Conference MACBS, history, conference, British studies 02/07/2015 - 9:45am
Seminar - African Slavery in Iran (1830-1930) Seminar, Exhibition Iranian Studies, African Iranian, slavery 02/07/2015 - 9:43am
African Slavery in Iran (1830-1930) Seminar, African Diaspora Balck Slavery Iran, Visual Representations of Black Slavery, Black Slavery 02/07/2015 - 3:16am
H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2015-02-04 - 2015-02-05 Call for Papers, Seminar, H-Announcemen Nuclear Energy, Biodiversity, emergency management, Winston Churchill 02/06/2015 - 8:08pm
Symposium: Traditions of Papermaking in the Islamic World, British Library, 27 March 2015 Symposium Islamic manuscripts, Islamic Manuscript Association, Papermaking 02/06/2015 - 5:40pm
Texas Oral History Association Annual Conference April 25 Oral History, Conference conference, oral history 02/06/2015 - 2:54pm


All Content related to Gender, History, or the U.S. South

Fighting Memory: What We're Still Learning About Race, Gender, and the Civil War, March 25

Lois Leveen, Ph.D., historian and critically acclaimed author of The Secrets of Mary Bowser, a novel based on the true story of a former slave who became a Union spy during the Civil War presents, "Fighting Memory: What We're Still Learning About Race, Gender, and the Civil War"
 University of Alabama, Gorgas Library, Room 205 for March 25, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public.

ANN: Reminder, Abstracts for Scholarship, Print, and Polemics due 31 March 2015

This is a reminder that chapter abstracts for an edited volume Scholarship, Print, and Polemics in Seventeenth-Century Germany are due on 31 March 2015. The editor is seeking contributions that explore the title theme with a specific focus on the interdisciplinary practices and correspondence networks that supported the early modern Gelehrtenrepublik. It is anticipated that the volume will also offer new and different perspectives on interactions between German scholars and their international counterparts.

Query: Newsreels in Palestine Mandate

Dear colleagues,

Could anyone suggest any material relating to newsreels in Palestine in the 1930s and 1940s?  I’m especially interested in coverage of Gandhi’s March-April 1930 Salt March (a tactic that, as Weldon Matthews has discussed, Akram Zu‘aytir sought to adapt in Palestine).  But more general discussions of newsreels would also be helpful.

Call for Applications - John H. Daniels Fellowship at the National Sporting Library & Museum

The John H. Daniels Fellowship supports researchers at the National Sporting Library & Museum (NSLM), a research library and fine arts museum dedicated to preserving, promoting and sharing the literature, art and culture of equestrian, angling and field sports.


Series Editor, Adams Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society

The Adams Papers documentary editing project at the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston seeks a series editor for the Adams Family Correspondence. Since its establishment in 1954, the Adams Papers has published 48 volumes of the diaries, letters, and other writings of the Adams family of Massachusetts; currently we publish two series, Adams Family Correspondence and the Papers of John Adams. Volume 12 of the Adams Family Correspondence will be published in the spring of 2015.

Authors Wanted

Calling Authors

to join

The MarketPlace

At the 2015 Spirit of the Jerseys State History Fair

Monmouth Battlefield State Park -Manalapan, NJ

Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 11am-5pm

The Fair will be held rain or shine

Fee: $25.00 - all profits retained by vendor