Past SCWH presidents Caroline Janney (Purdue University) and James Marten (Marquette University) will hold mock interviews at the Southern Historical Association conference in Dallas for members of the Society of Civil War Historians who are on the academic job market in 2016-2017.
Those of us at The Journal of the Civil War Era are thrilled to announce the launch of our new website–same address, new look.
I would like to organize a panel for next year's Society of Civil War Historians Conference, which will be held in Pittsburgh from May 31-June 2, 2018. My paper will focus on lived religion among Catholic soldiers and chaplains.
I would welcome papers dealing with religion in the Civil War era, soldiers' daily lives, the concept of the good death, and other topics of a related nature. Please also feel free to get in touch if you would like to serve as chair or commentator. The deadline for proposals is September 15, 2017.
Call for Papers
Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression
November 2–4, 2017
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Deadline: August 28, 2017
The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the fall 2017 cycle.
Center for Civil War Research 2017 Conference on the Civil War, September 29 & 30
"Borders, Boundaries, and Lines in the Civil War"
The Center for Civil War Research at the University of Mississippi seeks papers for the 2017 Conference on the Civil War, to be held September 29 and 30 in Oxford, Mississippi.
Freedoms Gained and Lost: Reinterpreting Reconstruction in the Atlantic World
Call for Papers
2017 edition of the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers