The Board of Trustees of The Western North Carolina Historical Association cordially invites all WNCHA members to join us in honoring Dan Pierce, UNC Asheville's NEH (National Endowment for the Humanities) Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, as our 2017 Outstanding Achievement Award Winner.
Dan will present a lecture on his recent book, Hazel Creek: The Life and Death of an Iconic Mountain Community, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 3 at UNC Asheville's Reuter Center, home of OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute).
Please see the original post and scans of the place cards at: http://blogs.lib.unc.edu/ncm/index.php/2018/01/22/place-cards-for-senators/
From Lew Powell:
"I obtained these place cards from a collector who was breaking up a full set of U.S. senators said to have attended a presidential — perhaps — dinner.
May 10-13, 2018
Sponsored by the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources and the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association
Enjoy the beauty and natural history of the Old Albemarle during a weekend getaway.
Do you know a librarian, library or publisher,who should be recognized for professional achievement in historical or genealogical reference, service, or research librarianship? Please consider nominating them for the HS
Dear H-NC subscribers,
The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning at the City University of New York Graduate Center will host a two-week NEH Summer Institute for college and university faculty in July 2018 on the Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath. Applications to participate will be accepted via mail, e-mail, and our online application system until March 1, 2018.
North Carolina Association of Historians Annual Meeting
North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching in cooperation with Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC
2 March 2018
Call for Papers
The Program Committee of the North Carolina Association of Historians invites submissions of one-page proposals for papers to be presented at its March 2018 meeting:
Southern Cultures, the award-winning quarterly of the Center for the Study of the American South, encourages submissions from scholars, writers, musicians, and visual artists for our Music and Protest Issue, to be published Fall 2018. We will be accepting submissions for this special issue through December 1, 2017, at https://southerncultures.submittable.com/submit .