Call for Papers on America’s 250th

Two co-editors of an upcoming book of essays about historic sites on the eve of America’s 250th anniversary seek submissions from heritage practitioners and humanities scholars to discuss inclusive, expansive, and reflective narratives of the Revolutionary Era (1750-1830). The book is in editorial development for a public history series at an academic press.

Job Guide, January 30 to February 6

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 30 January 2023 to 6 February 2023. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Material-Culture. See the H-Net Job Guide website at https://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Applications Due February 15: Southern Decorative Arts and Material Culture Field School

The MESDA Summer Institute is a fully-funded multi-disciplinary decorative arts and material culture field school and fellowship program for graduate students, museum professionals, makers, and independent scholars taught by the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and the University of Virginia.  The Institute will be held June 4 through June 30, 2023.


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