Travel grants of up to $2,500 are available to support research in the Special and Area Studies Collections Department of the George A. Smathers Libraries at University of Florida. Proposals are due Friday, June 1, 2018, with award notifications the week of July 1, 2018. Research must be undertaken between August 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019.
MELLON FOUNDATION GRANT TO RADCLIFFE’S SCHLESINGER LIBRARY WILL CATALYZE NEW SCHOLARSHIP ON AMERICAN WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND THE STILL-UNREALIZED PROMISE OF FEMALE CITIZENSHIP
Cambridge, MA—April 17, 2018. The Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study has received a grant of $870,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grant will support fellowships and public programming centered on the 2020 centennial of the 19th Amendment at the Schlesinger Library and the broader Radcliffe Institute.
We find ourselves, arguably, on the brink of a third digital revolution--Web 3.0 constituted by an Internet of things that send and receive data-
Towards a History of Louisiana State Institutions Along Class, Racial and Gender Lines
A symposium organized by Elodie Grossi and Jason Straight, with the support of the History Department at Tulane and GSSA.
Location : Greenbaum House, MacLaren classroom (Tulane campus, Uptown)
<< Panel 1 - 9:00am - 10:30am - "From the Antebellum Era to the New South: Hospitals, Asylums and Prisons"
John Bardes, Tulane University, "Levee Camp Moan: The Impact of Antebellum Slave Penology on Postbellum Convict Lease"
The Atlantic Canada Studies Conference is a bi-annual, multi-disciplinary conference that features original research on topics related to Atlantic Canada. For the conference schedule, registration, and accommodation information, go to the conference webpage.
As women of color faculty continue to chart pathways into university administration, they enter a space that can be isolating and, in many instances, without mentorship. This one-day workshop is designed to provide women of color faculty who are either entering or considering higher education administration the opportunity to hear and be in conversation with experienced women of color administrators from a diverse representation of institutions.
The Diopian Institute for Scholarly Advancement (DISA) presents the
30th Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference
Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13, 2018
African American Museum of Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19016
Join the Museum of the City of New York for its Spring 2018, David Berg Distinguished Speakers Series
Wednesday, April 25 at 7:00 pm at 1220 5th Avenue at 103rd Street
Please join the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. for its Visionary Historian Award and 124th Anniversary Celebration. The Fifth Annual Visionary Historian Award will be presented to Howard Gillette, Ph.D., to honor his enduring contributions to the field of Washington, D.C. history. The event takes place on Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 6 to 8 pm, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Call for Submissions:
History of Education Society Outstanding Book Award
This award recognizes the most outstanding book on the history of education published during the previous year. This includes work on schooling as well as educational institutions and processes more broadly, concerning the U.S. and/or other locations. Only books copyrighted in 2017 are eligible for consideration for the 2018 prize.
Criteria used to evaluate the books include: