Guest Editor: William Sturkey
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.
** DEADLINE EXTENDED! **
Western Association of Women Historians
Call for Papers
50th Anniversary Conference
Portland, Oregon | April 25–27, 2019
NEW Proposal Deadline: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Anthropology of Childhood and Youth Interest Group (ACYIG) Biennial Conference
March 7-9, 2019
Rutgers University—Camden, NJ
Co-Sponsored by: AAA Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group, Department of Childhood Studies (Rutgers-Camden), Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice (Rutgers-Camden), and The Graduate School (Rutgers-Camden)
CFP: “Staging the Space Between, 1914-1945”
21st Annual Conference of The Space Between Society: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945
We are pleased to announce that the University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD will be hosting its biennial Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies research conference March 12-14, 2019. This year's conference theme, (Un)Told Stories, invites work that grapples with the personal and societal politics of storytelling at the intersection of gender and sexuality and other marginalized group identities, both today and historically. Submission deadline is December 15, 2018.
The following book review from H-Disability may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
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.
The following book review from H-HistSex may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
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.
The following book review from H-LatAm may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Lorraine Bayard de Volo
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.
The following book review from H-Judiac may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
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.
The following book review from JHistory may be of interest to some H-Women list members.
Jane M. Gaines
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.