CFP Extended to Nov. 15: California/Northwest/Hawaii World History Assns Conf Feb. 22-24

Call for Papers
November 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, British History / Studies, World History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies


California, Hawaii, and Northwest World History Associations

Joint Meeting

Berkeley, CA  --  Feb. 22-24, 2019


The California, Hawaii, and Northwest affiliates of the World History Association has extended the submission deadline for their annual joint conference to be held in Berkeley, CA, sponsored by the University of California, Berkeley, in conjunction with San Francisco State University.


The Conference will feature a keynote address from Emily Gottreich: “Where are the Jews in World History?”


We invite individual papers (15-20 minute presentations) and panels (90-120 minutes) on any topic addressing new research, concepts, or pedagogy in world history.


Proposals should be submitted by November 15, 2018 to


Individuals should submit a 250-word abstract, along with a one-page CV, and contact information. Panel proposals should also include a 100-word abstract for the panel (in addition to the abstract, CV, and contact information for the individual participants), and contact information for the panel organizer/chair.


The program will take place primarily on the UC Berkeley campus.


Recommended hotels include: Hotel Shattuck Plaza, Berkeley Faculty Club, Women’s Faculty Club, Graduate Hotel Berkeley, and (for those interested in the resort experience) The Claremont. Ask for the UC rate at each.


Contact Email: