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Call for Papers, Society for History in the Federal Government Conference “Federal History and the Public Audience”

The Annual Meeting will be held on April 4–5, 2014, at the Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies, Shepherdstown, West Virginia. It will explore the many ways in which federal historians enrich the public sphere and contribute to the public dialogue, as well as the tensions inherent is serving multiple audiences.

CFP: James Fenimore Cooper's International Dimensions at American Literature Association, Washington DC, May 2014

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host a panel at the 25rd Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in Washington DC at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill from May 22-25th, 2014.

Panel 2: James Fenimore Cooper’ International Dimensions

CFP: James Fenimore Cooper and Politics at American Literature Association, Washington DC, May 2014

The James Fenimore Cooper Society will host a panel at the 25rd Annual Conference of the American Literature Association, to be held in Washington DC at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill from May 22-25th, 2014.

Panel 1: James Fenimore Cooper and Politics

Call For Papers: Ohio Academy of History Annual Meeting The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April 4-5, 2014

The Ohio Academy of History seeks papers in all fields of history for the Spring 2014 Annual Meeting and Conference to be held at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. We strongly encourage the submission of full panel sessions, with papers, comment, and chair, addressing any historical topic, area, or time period. Panels on world history or non-western history are especially appreciated. Proposals focusing on historiography, methodology, pedagogy, and public history are also encouraged.

Join Columbia University's Early American History and Culture Seminar Listserv

Dear colleagues,

We would like to invite anyone who is in the tristate area and may able to attend future Columbia University Early American History and Culture Seminars to send an email to earlyamericanseminar491@gmail.com. The monthly meetings host scholars presenting working papers to seminar members.  The schedule for the fall 2013 term can be found at:

Call For Papers: Conference on Seventh-day Adventist History and Historiography

This year (2013) marks the 150th anniversary of the organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and the 40th anniversary of the founding of the General Conference Archives. The Association of Seventh-day Adventist Historians and the General Conference Office of Archives, Statistics, and Research, jointly call for proposals for papers on Adventist history, history writing, and history teaching, after 150 years.

Special edition of Early American Studies: "The Environment and Early America"

In the thirty years since its publication, William Cronon’s Changes in the Land has introduced generations of scholars and students to environmental history. In the decades since, scholars examining regions and peoples that stretched from Florida to New France have gained a greater appreciation of just how deeply rooted the cultures of early America were in their local environments.

Call for Articles: Essays In History

Essays in History (EiH), the annual journal of the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles and book reviews for its forty-eigth issue, to appear in the summer of 2014. EiH continues its tradition as a source of high-quality historical work by emerging scholars. Our 2013 issue features articles on such diverse subjects as historic preservation and urban development in Gualist France, and personality testing the 1930s and the development of mass society.

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