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
CONF: Re-Orientierung. Kontexte zeitgenössischer Kunst in der Türkei und unterwegs (November 2015) Turkey, Germany, conference 11/05/2015 - 12:37pm
PANEL SEARCH (AAG '16) Material Lives: Resisting Infrastructures and Infrastructures of Resistance (deadline Nov. 14) urban geography, political geography, human geography, infrastructure, Resistance, urban anthropology, materiality, STS, history, Urban Political Ecology, conference, Panel Search 11/05/2015 - 12:11am
National Trust Conference (PastForward) Nov 3-6, 2016 Washington DC National trust for Historic Preservation, NTHP, PastForward 2015, conference 11/04/2015 - 5:34pm
Rituals of Power. The Ceremonies of Courts and States from the Late Medieval Period to the Modern Era conference 11/04/2015 - 2:53pm
CFP: ALA 2016 Panel on Revisiting Anthologies of African Poetry: Texts and the Politics of Representation African poetry, anthology, CfP (Conference Panel), African Literature Association 11/04/2015 - 12:31pm
The Annual Africa Conference, Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee African History/Studies, Call for Papers (Conference), Postcolonial Politics; Migration; African Diaspora, Economic History / Studies, African History / Studies, Immigration History / Studies, Political History / Studies, public health 11/04/2015 - 9:51am
CFP: UTA English Graduate Conference graduate student conference, bodies and culture, CFP, conference 11/04/2015 - 4:22am
Conference: The Reception of European Orientalism in the East Orientalism, South Asian History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, conference 11/04/2015 - 12:30am
Surviving the Destruction of Humanity: The Apocalypse and its Consequences in Society anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, social science, sociology, conference 11/03/2015 - 11:23pm
The Nature of Our Humanity Human Rights, Humanities, literature, sociology, World History / Studies, conference 11/03/2015 - 11:21pm


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

TOC: Em Torno de Angola: Narrativas, Identidades, Conexoes Atlanticas, ed. Selma Pantoja e Estevam Thompson

Selma Pantoja and Estevam C. Thompson, eds., Em Torno de Angola: Narrativas, Identidades, Conexões Atlânticas. São Paulo: Intermeios, 2014.


1. Introdução
Selma Pantoja e Estevam C. Thompson

Parte 1 – As Narrativas e o sentido da História

1. A narrativa etnográfica na literatura missionária sobre o Kongo, séculos XVI a XVIII
Carlos Almeida

2. Narrativas para a gestão de Angola: o “indígena” e o Ensino Superior, 1950-1960
Carla Susane Abrantes

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 ...