I am interested in presenting a paper on correspondences between President Lyndon Johnson and Nigerian leaders Nnamdi Azikiwe and Tafawa Balewa on the racial crisis in the United States, for a panel at AHA 2019. If anyone is organizing a session where my paper is a fit please contact me, Keith Dye, at email@example.com.
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The Southeast Louisiana Review, a professionally vetted journal produced by the Center for Southeast Louisiana Studies at Southeastern Louisiana University, seeks articles for consideration of publication in forthcoming editions. Proposed articles should highlight or advance understanding of persons, issues, or events relevant to the historical/cultural development of regions in or immediately adjoining the lower Mississippi River valley including the Florida Parishes, River Parishes of the West Bank, New Orleans, and immediate surrounding regions of southwestern Mississippi.
The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning at the City University of New York Graduate Center will host a two-week NEH Summer Institute for college and university faculty in July 2018 on the Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath. Applications to participate will be accepted via mail, e-mail, and our online application system until March 1, 2018.
In this panel, we welcome discussions on the history of police brutality in communities of color throughout the twentieth century. All regions and eras are welcome.
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A colleague of mine, who is in charge of humanities programming at WYPR Baltimore, has asked me to spread the word to scholars of color in the Baltimore/DC area about an opportunity to come speak about their research on the air for Black History Month.
The National Endowment for the Humanities and Carthage College invite you to apply for a professional development opportunity in women’s history this summer.
Come and explore the remarkably understudied stories of how women in the Americas achieved the suffrage. Seventeen specialists from Argentina to Canada will each present a piece of the interconnecting pattern that led to suffrage extensions across the hemisphere.
The St. George Tucker Society, an interdisciplinary scholarly organization dedicated to the study of the American South, is proud to announce its annual M. E. Bradford Dissertation Prize. The award recognizes the best dissertation focused on the South, any time period and any discipline. The prize carries a $1,000 award and travel assistance may be available to the recipient to discuss the project at the Society’s annual meeting. Attendance at the July 26-28, 2018 meeting in Jackson, Mississippi is mandatory for receipt of the prize.
Carol Gold Best Article Award for Associate Professors, 2018