The History Graduate Student Organization and the Sigma Rho Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta at Texas A&M University are proud to announce our 2018 graduate and undergraduate history student conference. The conference will take place on March 23-24, 2018. This conference is an
“Gender & Sexuality Writing Collective”
Introducing: The Commodity Frontiers Initiative
The Dresher Center for the Humanities at UMBC invites applications for a new Visiting Faculty Fellowship program from scholars who are committed to diversity and the advancement of groups historically underrepresented in the professoriate. Part of the Dresher Center’s Inclusion Imperative Program funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, this regional program is open to full-time faculty doing humanities research at colleges and universities in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
In 2017, a year of difficult and often appalling events both on the national and international stage, monument culture unexpectedly became the centerpiece of discussion, protest, activism, and vandalism. Scholars and preservationists witnessed monument culture move from the margins to the center of society, both in the United States and in many other countries around the world.
I am putting together a panel proposal entitled “Quest for Historical Justice in American Western History” for the 58th Annual Western History Association Conference, October 17-20, 2018: San Antonio, Texas. Here is a brief description:
The School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe, New Mexico is seeking applicants for two Native scholars for their resident scholar program. The deadline for applications is November 6, 2017. For more information about the resident scholar program and to access the online application system: http://sarweb.org/index.php?resident_scholars or call 505-954-7237.
Anne Ray Fellowship
Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants
Each year, the Friends of the Princeton University Library offer short-term Library Research Grants to promote scholarly use of the Library’s special collections. The award is $1,000 per week (up to four weeks) plus transportation costs.