Canadian Catholic Historical Association Call for Papers 2020

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Call for Papers
June 3, 2020 to June 4, 2020
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology


The 87th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Catholic Historical Association (CCHA) will be held at the University of Western Ontario (London, Ontario) on Wednesday, June 3 to Thursday, June 4, 2020 in conjunction with the Annual Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences (May 30 to June 5, 2020).


The CCHA invites proposals for scholarly papers dealing with any aspect of the history of the Catholic Church or Catholicism in Canada. Papers presented at the conference will be eligible for consideration for publication in the CCHA’s annual peer-reviewed journal, Historical Studies.


Proposals for either individual papers, or entire sessions, or round tables of two or three related papers, are welcome.  For individual papers, please submit a maximum 250-word proposal and one-page curriculum vitae.  For panels or roundtable sessions, please send a maximum one-page proposal for the entire session and curriculum vitae for each participant.  Papers suitable to be presented in a joint session with the CSCH (Canadian Society of Church History) are also welcome.  Curriculum vitae should include email and postal addresses.  Note: Please provide information about audiovisual services required for the presentation.


Prospective presenters are encouraged to become members of the CCHA, and student memberships are available. Additional information about past conferences, membership, publications, etc., is available at the Canadian Catholic Historical Association’s website:  Information about Congress 2020 is available at


Please send proposals via email by Friday, February 21, 2020 to:


Dr. Peter Ludlow (CCHA President and Program Chair)  


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Dr. Peter Ludlow

CCHA President & Program Chair

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