CFP: "Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long 18th Century" hybrid conference at Iona College, fall 2022

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December 15, 2021
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Area Studies, British History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

The Call for Papers is now live for the fall 2022 hybrid conference, "Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long Eighteenth Century" (Sept. 22-24, 2022, to be held in New Rochelle, NY and virtually).

Jointly hosted by the Institute for Thomas Paine Studies and the Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy, this is the Fifth International Conference of Thomas Paine Studies hosted by Iona College. Dr. Steven Pincus of the University of Chicago will deliver the keynote. Dr. Elizabeth Ellis of New York University will open the conference with a talk on her forthcoming book, Power on the Margins: The Petites Nations and the Transformations of the Lower Mississippi Valley, 1650-1800.

This year's conference CFP seeks interdisciplinary work by scholars and professionals from across institutions, fields, and career levels. Presentations can take the form of individual papers, pre-formed panels, roundtables, lightning talks, posters, or non-traditional presentations (including film or other creative works)! 

Proposals due to by December 15, 2021. We're looking forward to reading your proposals! 

Contact Info: 

Dr. Alexi Garrett
2020-2022 Institute for Thomas Paine Studies and University of Virginia Press Post-Doctoral Fellow
Iona College, Ryan Library, New Rochelle, NY 10801

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