CFP: Pennsylvania Historical Association Annual Meeting

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Call for Papers
March 10, 2018
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Local History, Public History

The Pennsylvania Historical Association invites proposals for its 2018 annual meeting to be held in Lancaster from October 11-13 and hosted by  The program committee welcomes and encourages proposals on all aspects of Pennsylvania and Mid-Atlantic history.

The conference theme is "City, County, Commonwealth, and Country: Local and Regional History as America’s History" with proposals especially encouraged in the areas of material culture, public history, and oral history. Full session proposals are strongly preferred, but the committee will also consider individual paper proposals.  Sessions may be arranged as either paper panels or roundtable discussions.  The program committee also invites proposals for our student research poster session. If you have suggestions for panel or plenary sessions related to the conference theme, please contact the program chair, Dr. Michael Birkner (Gettysburg College) at

Proposals must be submitted electronically by March 10, 2018 to:

Contact Info: 

Michael Birkner, Gettysburg College

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