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.

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CFP: AAA 2016 - Ethnographies of African Mobilization: Theorizing Evidence from the Political Everyday activism, Anthropology / Ethnography, American Anthropological Association, Call for Papers (Conference) 03/29/2016 - 3:03am
CONF Asylum, exile and the politics of transborder solidarity in the contemporary Commonwealth - 1 April 2016 - Paris Commonwealth, exile, asylum, Solidarity, conference 03/28/2016 - 9:01am
From the Web:Histories of Sexuality and the Carceral State gender & sexuality, United States history, Race and ethnicity, Mass Incarceration, carceral state, history of sexuality, book discussion, Round Table, roundtable, Book Channel Item 03/28/2016 - 1:02am
LECTURE: Briony Llewellyn 'An Orientalist case study' Department of History of Art, University College Cork, Ireland, 7 April 2016 Orientalism, Art History & Visual Studies, conference announcement 03/26/2016 - 10:27pm
Conference: The Urban Sacred in Southwark, April 20, 2016 religious studies, British studies, Urban History/Studies, Archaeology, conference announcement 03/26/2016 - 10:24pm
Reminder: Using History to Teach Sustainability Skills: A Request for Participants at ASEH Workshop conference, workshops, ASEH, ASEH 2016, Conference Session 03/26/2016 - 12:45pm
Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region 2016 Annual Conference - Oral History and Technology history education, oral history, public history, conference announcement 03/26/2016 - 11:41am
BIG STORIES + CLOSE (UP) RESEARCH: Health and Science in the African World African History/Studies, African Diaspora, Latin American and Caribbean History/Studies, History of Science, Technology and Medicine, conference 03/26/2016 - 10:04am
Society for the Study of Chinese Religions dinner at AAS Seattle East Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, conference 03/26/2016 - 1:35am
"Contemplating Vulnerable Forms of Life" - Graduate Center CUNY Hosting Veena Das, April 5th vulnerability responsibility feminism women, conference 03/26/2016 - 12:12am


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

Query: Female masculinity in the South

I'm posting this query for a student who is looking for sources on the history and development of a subculture of female masculinity in the South.  She is interested in researching women who identify with the gender assigned to them at birth and as heterosexual, and who "as a community engage in traditionally masculine behaviors such as hunting, fishing, playing sports, and wearing more masculine clothing."  I have found far fewer sources on this than on homosexual women in the South (although there isn't much on that, either).  I am mainly interested in secondary literature, as we have an

job: Assistant Professor, Gender in East Asia Assistant Professor, Gender in East Asia

University of Toronto - Scarborough, Department of Historical and Cultural Studies

Assistant Professor, Gender in East Asia

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Ontario, Canada
Position:   Assistant Professor

The Department of Historical and Cultural Studies (HCS) at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the historical study of Gender in East Asia. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin on July 1, 2015 or shortly thereafter.

CFP: Gender and Legal Culture at the Qing Imperial Court

Panel organizers for an AAS-Asia panel proposal on gender and legal culture during the Qing dynasty and/or the life of imperial household servants, ladies-in-waiting, eunuchs...etc. during the Qing are seeking a third presenter. 

The two confirmed presentations for the panel will focus on court theatre actors and understanding eunuch gender during the Qing. 

Panelists from outside of the US, especially those in Taiwan, are particularly encouraged to send in proposals.  Please share this with any scholars who you think might be interested.