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
CfP: Landscapes of the Great War (Italy, 10-12 September 2015) Conference call for papers, WWI, landscapes, centenary 09/02/2014 - 8:30am
Boston Environmental History Seminar 2014-2015 Seminar Boston, Massachusetts, New England, environment, seminar, landscape, water, Energy, American West 08/29/2014 - 2:46pm
Call for Papers: North American Society for Oceanic History Conference Call for Papers, Conference CFP, conference, Vic Mastone, North American Society for Oceanic History 08/29/2014 - 2:40pm
Call for Papers: North American Society for Oceanic History Conference (Co-sponsored with CNRS) Call for Papers, Conference call for papers, North American Society of Oceanic History, Vic Mastone 08/29/2014 - 2:37pm
Registration for the 2014 Student Conference on the DPRK Conference, Announcement conference, registration, Korea, North Korea 08/29/2014 - 1:19pm
Conference Programme: Greek Medical Texts, KCL, 12-13 December 2014‏ Conference history of medicine, Greek medical texts 08/29/2014 - 11:14am
Lecture series - 'Islamic' Art: Disrupting Unity and Discerning Ruptures, Columbia, NY Lecture columbia university, Islamic Art, lecture series 08/28/2014 - 4:23pm
Conference - Whither the Early Modern State? Fifteenth-century State Formations across Eurasia Conference Mamluks, Eurasia, conference, Ghent University 08/28/2014 - 2:19pm
Call for Papers: New Subjectivities, New Emotions, New Politics: Oppositional Politics and Counter Cultures Across the Iron Curtain During the Long 1970s CFP, Conference, Emotions, Sexuality Emotions, sexuality, Subjectivity, 20th century European HIstory 08/27/2014 - 7:35pm
SEMINAR: Early American History & Culture Seminar, 2014-15, Columbia U Seminar Early American history, early American culture, culture, journal editing 08/26/2014 - 8:08pm


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

CFP: Missing, presumed dead:absent mothers in the cultural imagination

Title: Missing, presumed dead:absent mothers in the cultural
       imagination UPDATE
    Date: 2015-06-11
    Description: The dead or absent mother is a recurring feature in
       Western cultural productions, from Greek myths through
       folktales, Shakespeare and Dickens to contemporary literature
       such as Miriam Toews A Complicated Kindness (2004), television,
       and films such as Finding Nemo (2003) and The Road (2009). The
       moth ...
    Contact: berit.astrom@umu.se


The North American Society for Sport History presents two book awards each year to promote and honor outstanding research and writing in the field of sports history. Awards are made for distinguished books written in English on any aspect of sport history, without chronological or geographic restriction.

The NASSH Book Award Committee is currently calling for suitable entries for the 2015 Awards in the following categories:

Monographs: biographies, monographs, and works of synthesis and interpretation;

Re: nineteenth-century violence against women

There is never mention of physical violence toward women in related documents for secondary education.  The silence about physical violence is noteworthy. 

There are explicit statements by anti abolitionists that women forfeit the right to protection when they leave their sphere.  The archives at Dennison University has documents about physical violence to mc women attending an abolition conference there in 1833 or 1834. 

Call for Submissions: HistoryWeekly.com

Title: Call for Article Submissions: HistoryWeekly.com
    Description: HistoryWeekly.com, an online history news magazine,
       is now accepting submissions. History Weekly accepts
       submissions of several types, including original research,
       historiography, and special interest articles. We encourage
       topics from a broad range of subfields, geographic regions, and
       temporalitie ...
    Contact: submissions@historyweekly.com

CFP: Madison Historical Review

Title: Call for Papers: Madison Historical Review
    Location: Virginia
    Date: 2015-01-13
    Description: Call for Papers The Madison Historical Review is
       pleased to announce that it is now accepting article (either
       primary source based or historiographical) and book review
       submissions for the Spring 2015 issue. The MHR is a
       peer-reviewed journal dedicated to highlighting work from
       graduate students in  ...
    Contact: mhr@jmu.edu

CFP: Kate Chopin International Society panels at 2015 American Literature Association Conference

Title: Kate Chopin International Society panels at 2015 American
       Literature Association Conference
    Location: Massachusetts
    Date: 2015-01-10
    Description: The Kate Chopin International Society is seeking
       individual proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2015
       American Literature Association conference in Boston, MA, May
       21-24, 2014.The first panel, a roundtable on "Teaching Kate
       Chopin in Different Contexts," seeks short (seven-to
       eight-minute) pape ...

CFP: Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate humanities research journal

Title: CFP: Apollon eJournal - Undergraduate humanities research
    Location: Kentucky
    Date: 2014-12-07
    Description: Apollon eJournal announces an extended deadline for
       the call for papers for its fifth issue. The fourth issue is
       online with six peer-reviewed research contributions from
       undergraduates scholars across the US, and expanded features
       such as audio and video interviews, material and art history
       videos, ...

CFP: History of Women's Health Conference

Title: Call for Papers, History of Women's Health Conference
    Location: Pennsylvania
    Date: 2014-12-05
    Description: Save the Date/Call for PapersThe
       PennsylvaniaHospital, Philadelphia, will host its Tenth annual
       History of Womens Health Conference on Wednesday, April 29,
       2015. We invite interested persons to send a one to two page
       proposal or abstract of your topic by Friday, December 5, 2014
       for consideration. T ...