Call for Articles, Reviews, & Historiographical Essay Submissions: Essays in History

Essays in History, the annual peer-reviewed journal of the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles, book reviews, and historiographical essays for its fifty-second issue, to appear in the fall of 2018.

Apr. 3 Boston Seminar on Early American History

Boston-Area Early American History Seminar at the Massachusetts Historical Society

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 5:15 PM

Brendan McConville, Boston University
Terror Twice Told: Popular Conventions, Political Violence, and the Coming of the Constitutional Crisis, 1780-1787
Comment: Richard D. Brown, University of Connecticut

Call for Papers: 25th Annual British American Nineteenth Century Historians (BrANCH) conference, Madingley Hall, Cambridge, 5-7 October 2018


The BrANCH committee is pleased to invite proposals for our 25th anniversary annual conference, to be held at Madingley Hall, Cambridge, 5th-7th October, 2018.

Upcoming conference: "Entangled Histories: Making New Connections in Early America," April 5-7, 2018

Entangled Histories: Making New Connections in Early America, c. 1750-1850

April 5-7, 2018, Philadelphia, PA

The McNeil Center for Early American Studies invites you to a special conference on entanglements in America and the Atlantic world.

Save the Date! Announcing the Draper Workshop: Law, Race, Servitude

Save the Date! Announcing the Draper Workshop Series for Spring 2018

This workshop will feature scholars of history and law, who will share their current research to demonstrate the value of interdisciplinary approaches to both areas of study. It will focus on how the law has helped construct and deconstruct notions of servitude, race, and citizenship in American history.


Thursday, April 19, 2018, 4:00-6:00 pm

University of Connecticut, Storrs

Gentry 131

Reception to follow


Our panel will speak on the following topics:


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