The James K. Polk Project and the Department of History at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, invite paper proposals for "James K. Polk and His Time: A Conference Finale to the Polk Project," to be held at the East Tennessee Historical Society, in Knoxville, on April 12–13, 2019.
Investigating Mid-Atlantic Plantations:
Slavery, Economies, and Space
October 17-19, 2019
CALL FOR PAPERS:
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).
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