POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION: WESTERNS AND THE WEST - CFP Extended Deadline

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 13, 2022 to April 16, 2022
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Borderlands, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies

 

The Westerns and the West area encompasses studies of all aspects of the transnational North American West. Westerns and the West topics are wide ranging. They include all forms of westerns, such as novels, art, comics, music, films, and television, produced anywhere in the world. They also include all scholarly fields, such as Ethnic Studies, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, History, and Anthropology. Generally, the Westerns panels as a whole reflect a balanced study of fact and fiction, a variety of genres, and inclusion of diverse cultures populating the region.

 

SHEAR DEI Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
February 1, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies

In order to further the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic’s mission to foster research on “the rich complexity and enduring significance of the early American republic,” SHEAR will offer four research fellowships to scholars examining Latinx, Indigenous, Asian American, Pacific Island, and/or African diasporic history from 1776 to 1861. We are now seeking applications from interested scholars.

Announcing the 2022 First Book Institute

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
February 14, 2022
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Asian American History / Studies, Chicana/o History / Studies

Announcing

The 2022 First Book Institute

June 12-18, 2022

Hosted by the Center for American Literary Studies (CALS) at Pennsylvania State University

Co-Directors

Sean X. Goudie, Director of the Center for American Literary Studies and Winner of the MLA Prize for a First Book

Priscilla Wald, R. Florence Brinkley Professor of English and Women’s Studies, Duke University, and Co-Editor of American Literature

Research Fellowships at the Autry Museum, applications due January 10, 2022

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
December 1, 2021 to January 31, 2022
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Indigenous Studies

Applications for the 2022 Autry Summer Research Fellowships are now being accepted. Research Fellows will be expected to be in residence only during June, July or August 2022 (PLEASE NOTE: The Library and Archives will remain closed to non-fellows until fall 2022).

Unseen Natchez: 1960s Community Activism, Films from the Pincus Collection

Type: 
Event
Date: 
December 9, 2021
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Film and Film History, American History / Studies

New Orleans: In the culmination of a multi-year project supported by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), the Amistad Research Center is excited to announce the digitization of the Ed Pincus Film Collection. The initiative is the largest film digitization project in ARC’s history, providing access to more than 85 hours of previously unreleased material tracking Southern civil rights organizing, voter registration, and white supremacist violence in the late 1960s.

Call for Nominations: Wiley-Silver Prize for Best First Book in Civil War History Published in 2021

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
February 25, 2022
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies

The Center for Civil War Research is accepting submissions for the annual Wiley-Silver Prize in Civil War History. The prize will be awarded to the best first book in Civil War history published in 2021. It recognizes exceptional emerging scholars in the history of the American Civil War. The prize is named for two distinguished former members of the University's History Department faculty, Bell Irvin Wiley and James W. Silver. 

Lord Baltimore Research Fellowship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 10, 2022
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Maryland Center for History and Culture in Baltimore, MD, offers fellowships designed to promote scholarship in Maryland history and culture through research in its H. Furlong Baldwin Library collections. Applications for the Lord Baltimore Research Fellowship Program are welcome from independent scholars, graduate and doctoral students, postdoctoral researchers, or university faculty in relevant disciplines who are working on theses or dissertations, publications, or other research projects with a public-facing outcome.

Ashby M. Larmore Fellowship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 1, 2022
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Local History, Social History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

At the Maryland Center for History and Culture (MCHC) in Baltimore, MD, the Ashby M. Larmore Fellowship was created to foster and expand genealogical and historical knowledge related to the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Established in honor of the late Ashby Morton Larmore to honor Mr. Larmore’s dedication to continual learning through primary source study, the fellowship seeks to support scholarly research using primary sources in the collections of MCHC's H. Furlong Baldwin Library and other field resources.

The Failure of Containment and the Coming of the Pacific War

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
December 7, 2021 to March 20, 2022
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Military History, Peace History / Studies, World History / Studies

Public Lecture: The Failure of Containment and the Coming of the Pacific War

December 7, 2021

Reception at 5:30 p.m., talk begins at 6:00 p.m.

 

CFA: George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
December 31, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Borderlands, Ethnic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, American History / Studies

APPLICATION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2021

The Immigration and Ethnic History Society presents two awards of $1,000 each to help graduate students with their dissertations on American immigration, emigration, or ethnic history, broadly defined. These awards are intended for students in the process of researching and writing their dissertations and not intended for students completing and defending in Spring 2022.

Applicants must submit:

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