As part of a dissertation research project, William S. Cook of Capella University wants to interview history professors of any history specialization about the position of African history curriculum within American higher education institutions.
Center for Civil War Research/Arch Dalrymple III Department of History
2016 Conference on the Civil War, Oct. 6-8
“A Just and Lasting Peace: Reconstruction and the Making of Postwar America”
University of Mississippi
CFP: Exploring the Boundaries of Black Intellectual History
Call for Chapter Proposals:
Editor of a volume exploring modern (approx. post 1976) film representations of Southern history is seeking proposals for chapters from scholars of history, film studies, American studies, media studies, etc.
The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights shares this information with you.
Cisco Montgomery, a 501 c 3 organization, will perform a nonprofit production of a play by Larry Muhammad about the Kentucky Derby winning jockey, Jimmy Winkfield. It will be performed at the Henry Clay Theater in Louisville, Ky. See below for times and details.
A play by Larry Muhammad, April 30, May 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, about Jimmy Winkfield, a black jockey from Lexington, Kentucky.
Call for Student Research Proposals
Pennsylvania Historical Association
2016 Annual Meeting
Pacific and Ancient Modern Language Association (PAMLA) Conference
November 11 - 13, 2016
Place as Archive in 20th and 21st Century Literatures
This panel aims to explore the ways in which physical place has become archival within 20th and 21st century literatures. One of the most obvious examples may be the ways in which place is archival in post-9/11 literatures, but this panel welcomes varied and original interpretations of place as archive.
Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories The 101st Annual Meeting and Conference
October 5-9, 2016: Richmond, Virginia
The CCWH has established a new prize to be awarded from 2016.
The Coordinating Council for Women in History Nupur Chaudhuri First Article Award is an annual $1000 prize that recognizes the best first article published in the field of history by a CCWH member. Named to honor Nupur Chaudhuri, long-time CCWH board member, former executive director and co-president from 1995-1998, the winning article for 2015 must be published in a refereed journal in either 2013 or 2014. An article may only be submitted once. All fields of history will be considered, and articles must be submitted with full scholarly apparatus.