Created from the holdings of the American Antiquarian Society, Early American Newspapers, Series 11, 1803-1899, will offer online access to more than 130 newspapers covering wide-ranging facets of U.S. history, culture and daily life. Created for students and scholars in diverse academic disciplines, Series 11 significantly extends the political and geographical breadth and depth of the 10 previous series of Early American Newspapers, 1690-1922.
Grants: Congressional Research Grants
DEADLINE: All proposals must be received no later than March 1, 2015.
Reminder: The deadline for MHS-NEH support is January 15, 2015!
Join the American Revolution Institute for a special lecture by Andrew O’Shaughnessy this week.
"An Empire Divided: The American Revolution in the Caribbean"
Thursday, December 4
The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) invites applications for its 2015-16 visiting academic fellowships. At least three AAS-National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships will be awarded for periods extending from four to twelve months. Long-term fellowships are intended for scholars beyond the doctorate; senior and mid-career scholars are particularly encouraged to apply. Over thirty short-term fellowships will be awarded for one to two months.
The University of Pittsburgh Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is offering approximately five postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities and social sciences for the academic year 2015-2016.
Call For Papers: Cannibalism in the Early Modern Atlantic
Location: The University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Date: 15-16 June 2015
Deadline: 15 January 2015
The University Center for Human Values invites nominations and applications for the Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Professorship for Distinguished Teaching. Individuals will be considered for appointment in either 2016-17 or 2017-18.
Call for Papers
Critique, Theory, and Early American Studies
A Conference sponsored by the McNeil Center for Early American Studies 31 March–2 April 2016 Philadelphia
The Graduate History Association (G.H.A) of the University at Buffalo would like to place a call for papers for our annual Milton Plesur Graduate History Conference. This conference will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 and is designed to enable graduate students from across North America to share current research with fellow students and faculty members in a number of fields, including History, American Studies, English, Comparative Literature, Classics, Global Gender Studies, African-American Studies, Disability Studies, and Legal Studies.