I would like to join or form a panel that deals with different generations’ work for freedom. My paper will deal with Catherine Roraback, a lawyer/activist who bridged different generations of feminism.
A colleague and I are looking to submit a papers session proposal to the American Academy of Religion (AAR) on the topic of “Post-World War II Christian Medievalism, Gender, and Sexuality in the U.S.” We are hoping to find other scholars to join us. The AAR will be meeting in Denver from November 17 to 20, 2018.
The Coordinating Council for Women in History (CCWH) is seeking scholarly history projects to promote on their Twitter page, @TheCCWH. The CCWH is an organization dedicated to promoting the work of women, female, bigender, trans-femme, and two-spirit scholars of history, as well as scholarly work related to women's and gender history.
2018-19 Fellowships and Grants
Smith College Special Collections
Special Collections at Smith College offer four fellowships. The Sophia Smith Collection and the Smith College Archives offer the Margaret Storrs Grierson, Friends of the Smith College Libraries, and Carel B. Germain Fellowships awarded in an annual competition. Scholars will hold awards of $2,500, intended to support research visits of four to six weeks. One Mortimer Fellowship of $2,500 is awarded annually for research in the rare book collection.
Call for Abstracts—Journal of Women’s History Special Issue “Migration, Sex, and Intimate Labor, 1850-2000”
Call for Papers:
CUNY Early American Republic Seminar Fourth Annual Graduate Student Conference
COMMON GROUND: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Early America May 11th, 2018
Graduate Center, CUNY
New York, NY
The Women in Medicine Legacy Foundation Research Fellowship
Deadline May 15, 2018
Library Company of Philadelphia
2018-19 Short-term, Dissertation, and Post-Doctoral Fellowships.
Deadline for Applications, March 1, 2018.
The Library Company of Philadelphia invites applications for short-term, dissertation and post-doctoral fellowships for 2018-2019. The fellowships support on-site research on topics related to the collections of the Library Company and other local archives as noted below.
New England Regional Fellowship Consortium
Deadline: February 1, 2018.
The New England Regional Fellowship Consortium (NERFC), a collaboration of twenty-five major cultural agencies, will offer at least twenty awards in 2018-2019. Each grant will provide a stipend of $5,000 for a total of eight or more weeks of research at three or more participating institutions between June 1, 2018, and May 31, 2019.
Boston Seminar on Modern American Society and Culture at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 5:15 PM
Anne Gray Fischer, Brown University
“Momentum Toward Evil Is Strong”: Poor Women, Moral Panics, and the Rise of Crime-Fighting Policing in Depression-Era America
Comment: Michael Willrich, Brandeis University