Ohio State's Daniel Rivers (author of Radical Relations: Lesbian Mothers, Gay Fathers, and Their Children in the United States since WWII) has published an essay titled "The Road to Same-Sex Marriage: Lesbian Mothers, Gay Fathers, and the American Family" in Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective that might interest readers. He places children at the center of the debate over same-sex marriage rights in the United States.
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
The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) will hold its Seventh Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., October 30 – November 1, 2014.
This year’s conference titled, “Searching for Balance in the Middle East and Africa,” will feature:
We are looking for a potential fourth panelist on an AAS 2015 panel, organized around the general theme of time, with related themes of labor, gender, and the everyday.
Currently, we have three papers and a discussant.
The first paper, from Buyun Chen (Swarthmore College), draws on preliminary work on 17th CE manuals in China, and it will deal with the management of women’s labor and work in the extended household.
For our June 2015 issue, Writing from Below is calling for papers that address the broad theme of “Contamination from Above”. We invite authors to think about:
Registration is now open for the 2014 Women's History Scotland Conference: Gender, Fitness and Sport!
Following the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and a year of celebrations of sport throughout Scotland, the 2014 WHS conference will hear from researchers speaking around the themes of Gender, Fitness and Sport in historical and contemporary contexts.
Professor Charlotte Macdonald will deliver the Sue Innes Memorial Lecture:
The Kansas City Public Library and the History Department at the University of Missouri–Kansas City seek papers to be presented at a public conference in the spring of 2016. Topics may include women’s organizations, race and minority relations, the great migration, immigration, segregation, the Garment District, the religious landscape, or many others.
Read the full announcement:
Title: CFP Panelists for SAWH conference 2015-- South women and
Location: South Carolina
Description: I'm interested in putting together a panel for the
2015 SAWH conference in Charleston that will focus on southern
women and women's organizations that contributed to public
history in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. My
own work examines how claiming daughterhood allowed patriotic
Political Science in Contemporary World: Neoliberalism, Crises and Social Resistance Movements Theorizing and Experiencing Politics
SECOND BIENNIAL IRANIAN STUDIES CONFERENCE
Hosted by the University of Cambridge, 8-9 April 2015
***CFP Deadline: 15 November 2014***