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Call for Proposals: Women's Suffrage and the Media, A special issue of American Journalism

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.

New Article of Interest in the Pacific Historical Review

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.

Senator Joseph McCarthy?

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;

You are invited to the Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression, November 10–12, 2016

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, david-sachsman@utc.eduwww.utc.edu/west-chair-communication/symposium/index.php

Thursday, November 10: The Read House

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