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
Call for Papers: Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression CFP, Call for Papers, Symposium Civil War, history, Free Expression, Gilded Age 03/11/2014 - 11:44am
Lecture - event at Penn: Sogdian Painting Programs, Matteo Compareti, 19 March Lecture Sogdian painting, Matteo Compareti, University of Pennsylvania 03/11/2014 - 11:33am
Lecture - IAC at SOAS, Sussan Babaie, "The Architect and the Artistsʼ Atelier: Re-thinking the ketabkhane", 12 March Lecture Bahari lecture, SOAS, Islamic Art Circle, Kitabkhana, Sussan Babaie 03/11/2014 - 11:31am
Conference - The illumined Word, historic Qur’ans: codicology and conservation, MIA, Doha, 22-23 April Conference Codicology, conservation, Qur'an manuscripts, Museum of Islamic Art Doha 03/11/2014 - 11:27am
Lecture - Finbarr Barry Flood at the American University in Cairo, 17 and 18 March Lecture Finbarr Barry Flood, early mosque architecture, Ornament, medieval globalism 03/11/2014 - 9:39am
Call for Applications: 2014 International Neighbourhood Symposium Symposium Symposiums 03/11/2014 - 7:12am
ANN: “Hostos (and the Woman Question) in Santo Domingo Lecture Hostos, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, Women 03/10/2014 - 4:21pm
AAS Lecture: Franklin's "Way to Wealth," 4/10 Lecture franklin, lecture, book history 03/10/2014 - 1:33pm
Lecture: Wiggins Lecture on Franklin's "Way to Wealth," Thursday, April 10 Lecture book history, Benjamin Franklin, Way to Wealth,, American Antiquarian Society 03/10/2014 - 1:32pm
ANN: Edwardian Premonitions and Echoes (Liverpool, April 2014) ANN, Conference Great War, First World War, Edwardians, Britain 03/10/2014 - 11:46am

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Seminar: Triangle Early American History Seminar (TEAHS)

Title: Triangle Early American History Seminar (TEAHS)
    Location: North Carolina
    Description: The Triangle Early American History Seminar announces
       its 2014-2015 Schedule. TEAHS is a group of faculty and
       graduate students at Triangle universities (including UNCChapel
       Hill, Duke, NC State, and UNCGreensboro) who are interested in
       early American history. We meet about once a month to discuss p
       ...
    Contact: bmbauer@email.unc.edu
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Seeking Panelists - SHCY 2015 - childhoods beyond the binary

Seeking two papers on the theme of childhoods "beyond the binary." How have individual children, groups of children, or theories of childhood, challenged the binaries of sex and gender in the past? How do the categories of age and gender intersect?

My paper will explore a manuscript memoir of a 19th-century American woman educator who chose to wear boys' clothes and be called by a boy's name during childhood. The paper will explore the boundaries of girlhood and boyhood in the antebellum era, and explore the possibiities for doing a trans* history of early American childhood.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Appalachia: 25 August - 1 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 25 August 2014 to  1 September 2014. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Appalachia. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Ball State University - Assistant Professor--US History Since 1877
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49387

Call for Abstracts: Gender & Global Warfare in the Twentieth Century

Call for Abstracts:  Special Issue of Gender & History Volume 28:3 (November 2016)
on "Gender and Global Warfare in the Twentieth Century"

Edited by Louise Edwards (UNSW Australia), Martha Hanna (University of
Colorado), and Patricia M. E. Lorcin (University of Minnesota).

Call for Proposals: Women of the South: Work, 1877-1920

Call for Proposals: Women of the South: Work, 1877-1920

Melissa Walker and Giselle Roberts, co-editors of the Women’s Diaries and Letters of the Southseries published by the University of South Carolina Press, invite proposals for the inaugural volume of a new sub-series of multi-collection documentary editions suitable for use in American history and women’s history survey courses.

CFP: NEMLA 2014, Toronto, Ontario, CA (Apr 30-May 3) Geographies of Home in Ethnic American Women's Literature

Title: CFP for NEMLA 2014, Toronto, Ontario, CA (Apr 30-May
       3)Geographies of Home in Ethnic American Women's Literature
    Location: Ontario
    Date: 2014-09-30
    Description: From Louise Erdrichs Love Medicine to Gloria
       Anzaldúas Borderlands/La Frontera to Toni Morrisons Home,
       symbolic representations of "home" mediate between the
       individual and the various geographies of home, both physical
       and metaphysical. How do literary works employ the tropes of
       location and disloc ...

CFP: NeMLA CFP: The (Ir)real City: Writing About the Changing Metropolis in the 20th Century

Title: NeMLA CFP: The (Ir)real City: Writing About the Changing
       Metropolis in the 20th Century
    Location: Ontario
    Date: 2014-09-30
    Description: For Raymond Williams, the disorienting ephemerality
       of the modern city is like the form of a film fragmented yet
       appearing to flow. Through the twentieth century the evolution
       of the city from the site of the flaneurs passive recordings of
       the shock experience of modernity to a space of ephemeral fl
       ...

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