Around the Field, May 2, 2017

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AROUND THE FIELD
See this week’s listing of upcoming events and deadlines at http://ncph.org/history-at-work/around-the-field-may-2-2017/. To submit an item to this weekly listing, email us at historyatwork@ncph.org

 ANNOUNCEMENTS

On Tuesday, May 9, join the Day of Public Humanities (#DayofPH) initiative to define, debate, and describe the past, present, and future of public humanities

AWARDS and FUNDING

American Historical Association seeks nominations for the Herbert Feis Award for distinguished contributions to public history

CONFERENCES and CALLS

“The Visual History Archive Research Experience” – Oct 26-27, 2017, Paris, France

Museums & Social Issues: A Journal of Reflective Discourse seeks contributors to a Forum Discussion on “Museums in the Era of Trump.”

“Memory Building: Engaging Society in Self-Reflective Museums” – Oct 14-18, 2017, Cincinnati, Ohio, US

BIO (Biographers International Organization) 2017 Conference – May 19-21, 2017, Boston, Massachusetts, US

“Public History in New York State,” a new series of books from the State University of New York (SUNY) Press.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

May classes from LYRASIS on digital projects, disaster planning, online exhibits, more e-Live courses on Interpretive Writing from the Heritage Interpretation Training Center

“Sharpen Your Skills” advanced oral history interviewing workshop from Baylor University Institute for Oral History – May 31, 2017 (online)

PUBLICATIONS

CAMOC Museums of Cities Review issue 01/ 2017

Oral History Review Vol 44 # 1 (Winter/Spring 2017) Table of Contents available online

Review of Landscapes of Exclusion: State Parks and Jim Crow in the American South (O’Brien)

Review of Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War (Nguyen)

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