Ristow Prize for the best essay in the history of cartography

Students of the history of cartography are invited to submit papers for the 2018 Ristow Prize competition. Undergraduate, graduate, and first-year postdoctoral students of any nationality are eligible to compete. Papers must be in English, not exceeding 7500 words, and should be submitted digitally as a PDF document to eedson@pvcc.edu or in hard copy postmarked no later than June 1, 2018, to Evelyn Edson, 268 Springtree Lane, Scottsville, VA 24590, U.S.A. Appropriate illustrations, especially maps, are encouraged.

Roundtable on Teaching the Maritime

I am assembling a roundtable on teaching the maritime for the 2018 meeting of the North American Society for Oceanic History, which will be held May 20-23 in St Charles, Missouri.  Given this year's focus on inland waterways, I'd love for the roundtable to look at "Teaching Maritime from the Middle," or in other words, how to pitch and teach maritime topics/courses at land-locked institutions.  My intention is to assemble a group of scholars from a variety of disciplines, backgrounds, institutions, chronological/geographical

H-Net Job Guide: 5 February 2018 - 12 February 2018

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 5 February 2018 to 12 February 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Maritime.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.




CFP: "From Rivers to Oceans: Inland Maritime History and the Nexus of Fresh and Salt Water"

NASOH 2018 Call for Papers

We have a few slots left to fill

Therefore: Submission Deadline Extended to March 1, 2018!!

“From Rivers to Oceans: Inland Maritime History and the Nexus of Fresh and Salt Water”

St. Charles, Missouri, May 20-23, 2018


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