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.

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

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SAWH: 20 January - 27 January

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 January
2014 to 27 January 2014. These job postings are included here based
on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SAWH. See
the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more


Alpen- Adria- Universitat Klagenfurt - Full Professor of Social

Cfp: Passing the Ball. Race and Sports Conference

Title: Passing the Ball: Race and Sports Conference

Location: Pennsylvania
Date: 2014-04-11

Description: Passing the Ball: Race and Sports Conference is an annual event that aims to improve the sports industry and the areas of American life it affects by critically examining and discussing the major issues that surround the intersections of race and sport; educating attendees on the prevalent racial pr...

CfP: Sport and Working-Class Amateurism

Title: CfP: Sport and Working-Class Amateurism - A Symposium at Leeds Metropolitan University, 04 July 2014.

Date: 2014-01-31
Description:  Amateurism is an important theme in the history of modern British sport. That it is so often preceded by the word gentlemanly is indicative of the way in which most historians have studied it to date: (1) as an ideology associated primarily with aristocratic and/or middle-class sport; (2) as a set  ...

CFP: A Mirror of our Culture: Sport and Society in America

Title: "A Mirror of our Culture: Sport and Society in America" Conference - Call for Papers/Presentations
Location: Wisconsin
Date: 2014-02-01

Description: St. Norbert College and the Green Bay Packers announce "A Mirror of our Culture: Sport and Society in America" conference, May 19-21, 2014. The theme of the third Sport and Society in America conference is Women in Sports. We welcome submissions on the following topics: Gender Issues in Sports, Women's Spor ...

Call for Panelists: OAH 2015 Conference "Taboos"

Even though it is at the last minute, I am trying to put together a panel for the 2015 Organization of American Historians (OAH) conference, which will be in St. Louis, Missouri.  The deadline is Friday 1/24.  As the theme is "taboos", I would like to organize a panel looking at gender and/or sexuality in sports.  My own paper will look at the development and meaning of the gay rodeo in comparison to other group-specific rodeo organizations.

CFA Deadline: Sports Studies Symposium: Defining Sport

Dear Colleagues,
The deadline for submitting an abstract is Friday January 24. We will accept submissions after that date, though preference will be given to those who submit something by the deadline. I hope you will consider submitting an abstract or forwarding this call for abstract to an interested scholar.

Call for Abstracts