Discussions

Schmidt on Löwy, 'Imperfect Pregnancies: A History of Birth Defects and Prenatal Diagnosis'

The following book review from H-Disability may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Ilana Löwy

Reviewer: 

Marion Schmidt

Ilana Löwy. Imperfect Pregnancies: A History of Birth Defects and Prenatal Diagnosis. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. pp. (hardcover), ISBN 978-1-4214-2363-0.

Waddell on Ingram, 'Carnal Knowledge: Regulating Sex in England, 1470-1600'

The following book review from H-HistSex may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Martin Ingram

Reviewer: 

Brodie Waddell

Martin Ingram. Carnal Knowledge: Regulating Sex in England, 1470-1600. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 340 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63173-7.

Triplett on Bayard de Volo, 'Women and the Cuban Insurrection: How Gender Shaped Castro's Victory'

The following book review from H-LatAm may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Lorraine Bayard de Volo

Reviewer: 

Jennifer Triplett

Lorraine Bayard de Volo. Women and the Cuban Insurrection: How Gender Shaped Castro's Victory. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xi + 272 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63084-6.

H-Net Job Guide from 29 October 2018 to  5 November 2018

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
29 October 2018 to  5 November 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Women.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



WOMEN, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY

New Workshops: Oral History Winter School 2019

Oral History Summer School was established in Hudson, New York, in 2012, as an immersive training program to help students from varied fields––writers, social workers, radio producers, artists, teachers, human rights workers––make use of oral history as an ethical interview practice in their lives and work.
 
We have three new workshops in January and February of 2019. Workshops are open to all levels of experience.

Krondorfer on Carey, 'Jewish Masculinity in the Holocaust: Between Destruction and Construction'

The following book review from H-Judiac may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Maddy Carey

Reviewer: 

Bjorn Krondorfer

Maddy Carey. Jewish Masculinity in the Holocaust: Between Destruction and Construction. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017. 224 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-00806-9.

Stickel on Gaines, 'Pink-Slipped: What Happened to the Women in the Silent Film Industries?'

The following book review from JHistory may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Jane M. Gaines

Reviewer: 

Marisa Stickel

Jane M. Gaines. Pink-Slipped: What Happened to the Women in the Silent Film Industries? Women and Film History International Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. Illustrations. 328 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08343-3; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04181-5.

H-Net Job Guide from 22 October 2018 to 29 October 2018

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
22 October 2018 to 29 October 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Women.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



WOMEN, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY

Call for Award Nominations, Agricultural History Society

The Agricultural History Society is now accepting nominations for its 2018 awards, to be presented at the annual meeting in June 2019. To be considered for an award, the article, book, or dissertation must bear a 2018 original publication date. AHS welcomes submissions for the following honors:

 

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