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.
Boston Environmental History Seminar at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 5:15 PM
Andrew Robichaud, Boston University
The Ice Trade: Frederic Tudor’s “Slippery Speculation”
Comment: David Spanagel, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
I need background on Wisconsin Territory and Minnesota Territory political issues, esp. in association with the Interior Dept. and the Indian Agency.
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
Friends Historical Association (FHA) seeks an editor for its journal Quaker History to begin duties by May 2018. The editor receives a stipend of $2,500 for each issue ($5,000 a year).
About Friends Historical Association:
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.
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 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
Reception to follow
Our panel will speak on the following topics: