South Carolina Historical Association Call for Papers

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Call for Papers
December 1, 2020 to December 17, 2020
United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Intellectual History, Economic History / Studies, Public History

Call for Papers

Weekend of February 26-28, 2021

Meeting to be held online


The Association invites historians of all fields to submit proposals for the 2021 Annual Meeting. We welcome proposals on a wide array of topics in Southern, American, European, and World History. We encourage proposals from related areas of interest to historians, such as innovative pedagogy, historical research methods, digital archives history, and public history. We welcome historians at all phases of their careers, including graduate students and independent scholars.


Papers presented at the meeting are eligible for peer reviewed publication in the Association’s journal, The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association.


Proposals for complete sessions are encouraged, but individual proposals are also welcome. Use the SCHA Facebook page to connect with other members for panels.


Send proposals of no more than 250 words and brief C.V. to


  • Proposal deadline: December 17, 2020


  • Acceptance notification: December 31, 2020


  • Paper submission deadline: February 13, 2021


Call for Session Chairs/Commentators:


SCHA frequently needs members who are interested in helping out at the annual meeting by

chairing sessions. If interested please submit your name, your research areas and what kind of sessions you might be comfortable chairing outside those specialties (i.e. graduate student papers on any topic, Latin America, Women’s History - any time period, etc.).


Please notify us of your interest by Friday, January 4, 2021 by emailing


Please include session chair/commentator in your email header.

Contact Info: 

Dr. Melanie C. Maddox


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