H-Women's purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women's studies. H-Women is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is announcing the opening of its 2019-2020 Fellowship competition. The Center, located in the heart of Washington, DC, awards approximately 15-20 academic year residential fellowships to academics, practitioners, journalists, former public officials, and independent experts from any country with outstanding project proposals on global issues. The Center welcomes policy-relevant proposals which complement the Center's programming priorities.
Call for Proposals
10th European Spring School on History of Science and Popularization
HANDLING THE BODY, TAKING CONTROL: TECHNOLOGIES OF THE GENDERED BODY
Institut Menorquí d’Estudis, Maó (Balearic Islands, Spain) 23-25 May 2019
Organized by the Catalan Society for the History of Science
Coordinated by Montserrat Cabré and Teresa Ortiz-Gómez
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Guest Editor: Charles Reagan Wilson
The following book review from H-War may be of interest to some H-Women list members.Dawson on Malcolmson and Malcolmson, 'A Shop Assistant in Wartime: The Dewsbury Diary of Kathleen Hey, 1941-1945'
Patricia Malcolmson, Robert Malcolmson, eds.
The following book review from H-Judaic may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Rachel S. Harris
Rachel S. Harris. Warriors, Witches, Whores: Women in Israeli Cinema. Contemporary Approaches to Film and Media Studies Series. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2017. 336 pp. $35.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8143-3967-1.
The following book review from H-Asia may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Jairam Ramesh. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature. New Delhi: Simon & Shuster, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-933552-4-4.
Reviewed by Vinita Damodaran (University of Sussex) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)
The following book review from H-California may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
J. E. Smyth
J. E. Smyth. Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 328 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-084082-2.
Reviewed by Amanda Konkle (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-California (August, 2018) Commissioned by Khal Schneider
The following book review from H-Empire may be of interest to some H-Women list members.Beatty on Rizzo and Gerontakis, 'Intimate Empires: Body, Race, and Gender in the Modern World'
Tracey Rizzo, Steven Gerontakis, eds.
Tracey Rizzo, Steven Gerontakis, eds. Intimate Empires: Body, Race, and Gender in the Modern World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 424 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-997834-2.