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 Keywords Post date
CFP: Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Popular Culture Libraries, library, CFP, popular culture, conference, PCA/ACA National Conference 07/27/2015 - 2:08pm
Conf: Beyond Exceptionalism Women, Medieval, Elites, High Medieval Period, Women of Power, Elite Women, conference 07/27/2015 - 1:45pm
2015 Meeting of the Center for French Colonial Studies - French Colonial Detroit/Aboriginal Presence Aboriginal, French Colonial History, Ontario, great lakes, conference announcement 07/27/2015 - 1:32pm
OHA Meeting Poster Session Deadline August 15th conference, poster session, Oral History Association, annual meeting 07/27/2015 - 11:56am
"Early Bird Special" Deadline for OHA 2015 is August 15th conference, registration, Oral History Association, annual meeting 07/27/2015 - 11:49am
Spotlight OHA 2015: Tours and Workshops conference, Oral History Association, annual meeting, Tours, workshops, oral history 07/27/2015 - 11:45am
Workshop: The Other Senses in Literary and Medical Culture history of medicine, medical humanities, conference 07/27/2015 - 11:27am
H-Diplo Roundtable XVI, 31 on The Invaded: How Latin Americans and their Allies Fought and Ended U.S. Occupations [27 July 2015] Latin America, United States, Roundtables, roundtable, H-Diplo roundtable 07/27/2015 - 11:14am
[PDF] H-Diplo Roundtable XVI, 31 [27 July 2015] Latin America, United States, PDF roundtable 07/27/2015 - 11:14am
CFP: Panel on Histories of Non-Normative Body and Mind Across Asia (Association of Asian Studies) history of disability, Deaf History, CFP, Asia, blindness, Call for Papers (Conference) 07/27/2015 - 10:32am


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

Dan Rivers on Same-sex marriage, children, and families

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.

ASMEA Seventh Annual Conference: Searching for Balance in the Middle East and Africa

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:

AAS 2015 Panel on time + labor, gender, and the everyday.

Hi all,


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.


Women's History Scotland Conference Gender, Sport and the Body, Abertay University Dundee, 27th September 2014

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:

CFP - Kansas City’s Golden Age? 1918-1941

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: 


Call for Panelists: SAWH conference 2015-- South women and memorial efforts

 Title: CFP Panelists for SAWH conference 2015-- South women and
       memorial efforts
    Location: South Carolina
    Date: 2014-07-23
    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
       he ...