Around the Field, February 28, 2017

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Around the Field

Below are this week's listings of professional opportunities in public history.  For links to full details, visit the NCPH blog, History @ Work:


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“Connecting (to) Heritage Studies in the U.S: A Consortium” – June 15-18, 2017, Jonesboro, Arkansas, US

National Council on Public History Annual Meeting, April 19-22, 2017, Indianapolis, Indiana, US 

“The politics and poetics of museology,” ICOFOM Annual Symposium – Sept 25-29, 2017, Havana, Cuba 

2017 National Humanities Conference – Nov 2-5, 2017, Boston, Massachusetts, US 

“Preservation in Practice: A Primer for Historic Preservation Commissions and Planners” – March 18, 2017, Camden, New Jersey, US

“Conflict, Violence and Preservation” – March 31, 2017, Lexington, Kentucky, US

Call for posters at CHAT 2017 Amsterdam: “Heritage, Art, Memory, and Agency” – Nov 3-5, 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands 

“50 Years After: History, Memory and Legacy of the Nigeria-Biafra War” – Sept 1-2, 2017, River Forest, Illinois, US 

Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums (ALHFAM) 2017 Annual Meeting – June 9-13, 2017, Rochester and Mumford, New York, US

“Digital Directions: Fundamentals of Creating and Managing Digital Collections,” Aug 21-23, 2017, Seattle, Washington, US


Scholarship from Decorative Arts Trust for Study Trip Abroad to Scotland, June 7-16, 2017 

Charlton Oral History Research Grant from Baylor University Institute for Oral History 


Historic House Museum Issues and Operations Workshop – April 6-7, 2017, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, US 

Isla Mujeres Ethnographic Fieldschool – 2, 3, and 8 week summer sessions, Mexico 


Review of The Grid and the River: Philadelphia’s Green Places, 1682-1876 (Milroy)
New book: Memory Unbound: Tracing the Dynamics of Memory Studies (Bond, Craps, Vermeulen)



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