American Journalism: A Journal of Media History announces a call for proposals for a special issue to be published in April 2019 to commemorate the adoption of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution that granted the women of all states the right to vote. We seek original historical research on the role of media in and about the suffrage movement, work that illuminates lasting cultural, political, economic, ideological, and social problems.
How has the concept of the outlaw been formed from legal and political traditions, both from the Anglo-American perspective and from elsewhere? Presently, how does the physical or virtual outlaw serve as a form of resistance, dissent, and transgression in literature, media, and art?
The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following article that may interest H-Pol list subscribers:
- “‘The Greatest Nation on Earth’: The Politics and Patriotism of the First Anglo American Immigrants to Mexican Texas, 1820-1824,” by Sarah K. M. Rodriguez
This article can be accessed via the following link: http://ucpressjournals.com/journal.php?j=phr.
I am launching a biography of McCarthy, for Houghton-Mifflin, and would love help with these searches:
1) Trying to find surviving friends and relatives, colleagues, first-hand fans and foes. I'm in touch with some, most in their 90s or beyond, and suspect there are lots of others;
The Intimate State: Gender, Sexuality, and Governance in Modern U.S. History
Call for Proposals: Due April 10, 2017
Editors: Margot Canaday, Nancy Cott, & Robert Self
2017 NAMLE Conference Call for Proposals
Deadline EXTENDED to January 17, 2017
Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Please contact Symposium Director David B. Sachsman: (423) 425-4219, email@example.com, www.utc.edu/west-chair-communication/symposium/index.php
Thursday, November 10: The Read House