CFP: The Alabama Historical Association 71st Annual Meeting (Birmingham, Alabama, April 12-14, 2018)

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Call for Papers
April 12, 2018 to April 14, 2018
Alabama, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Local History, Public History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Alabama Historican Association invites paper proposals to be given at its 71st annual meeting in Birmingham, Alabama, on April 12-14, 2018.  This meeting is open to scholars, educators, public historians, students, local historians, and members of the general public who share an interest in the history of Alabama from its founding through modern times.

Proposals must include a one-page abstract of a 20-minute presentation on an Alabama history topic and a curriculum vitae or rèsumè that includes the author's email address, postal address, telephone number, and academic or organizational affiliation (if any).  Proposals should also indicate if the presenter will require any technical equipment (projectors, sound equipment, etc.)

Proposals must be submitted by October 15, 2017.  Electronic submissions are preferred.

All presenters are required to register for the conference and be members in good standing of the Alabama Historical Association by the time of the annual meeting.  The committee gives preference to presenters who have not given papers at an annual meeting within the past three years.

Please submit your proposal to the program chair:

Dr. Victoria Ott, Box 549031, Birmingham-Southern College, 900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, AL 35254; (205) 226-7826;

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