I am seeking a replacement panelist for an accepted session (Saturday, May 19, 2018: 3:00-4:30PM) at the Southern Labor Studies Association Meeting in Athens, GA.
I am especially interested in papers examining regimes of labor and control in the Lower Mississippi Valley during the colonial, antebellum, Civil War, or Reconstruction periods.
Here is the original panel description, subject to change based on the submissions to this post:
The March 1, 2018 deadline is approaching for the Library Company of Philadelphia Short-term, Dissertation, and Mellon Post-Doctorate Fellowship applications:
The Library Company of Philadelphia invites applications for short-term, dissertation and post-doctoral fellowships for 2018-2019. The fellowships support on-site research on topics related to the collections of the Library Company and other local archives as noted below.
The 2018 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize will be awarded to Edward Ayers for his work, The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America (W.W. Norton and Company).
Ayers will be recognized during an event hosted by Gettysburg College and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History at the Union League Club in New York City on Thursday, April 26. In addition to a $50,000 prize, he will also receive a bronze replica of Augustus Saint-Gaudens' life-size bust “Lincoln the Man.”
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Symposium - Towards a History of Louisiana State Institutions along Class, Racial, and Gender Lines
Friday April 20, 2018
Call of Essay Proposals on the Writings of Jesmyn Ward
Special Issue of the Xavier Review
In August 2017, Ron Charles, editor of Book World wrote in The Washington Post:
The Activist History Review invites proposals for its annual conference on June 18, 2018, organized around the theme of power.
A CALLALOO CALL FOR PAPERS
“Sports as Art, as Resistance”
Callaloo invites complete submissions for a special issue devoted to the interdisciplinary examination of sports guest edited by Eric Henderson (Stratagem Entertainment), Miya Knights (Middleton-On-Sea, UK), John McCluskey, Jr. (Indiana University), and Pellom McDaniels III (Emory University).
In response to numerous requests for extension, we have decided to extend the deadline of submissions for paper abstracts and panels for the ASAUK 2018 conference to be held from 11-13 September 2018 at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom.
The new deadline for submissions is 30 March 2018.
We continue to welcome independent panels and papers to our open stream, as well as papers and panels for all of our thematic streams.