Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents Welcomes Applications for 2016

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
July 31, 2016 to August 4, 2016
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, European History / Studies, African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

The Association for Documentary Editing (ADE) welcomes applications for the 45th Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents, to be held 31 July – 4 August 2016 at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Comparative Home Fronts Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 14, 2016 to January 16, 2016
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Military History

The Institute on World War II and the Human Experience

History Department, Florida State University

 

Comparative Home Fronts Conference

Hotel Duval

415 N. Monroe Street

Tallahassee, Florida 32301

January 14 - 16, 2016

Summer Institute: Grasping Water: Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa and North America--Call for applications

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
January 15, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies

The Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation and the Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes are sponsoring the first annual Summer Institute in Chinese Studies and Global Humanities, to be held at the Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Minnesota, June 13-17, 2016.

CFP for a Conference: Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 15, 2016
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, British History / Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences

Mapping Fields of Study: Renegotiations of Disciplinary Spaces in the English-Speaking World

International Conference

Nancy, France

9-11 June 2016

Call for Papers – Extended Deadline: 15th January 2016

 

 

Confirmed keynote speakers:

CfP: Imperial Benevolence: U.S. Foreign Policy in American Popular Culture since 9/11

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

IMPERIAL BENEVOLENCE: U.S. FOREIGN POLICY IN AMERICAN POPULAR CULTURE SINCE 9/11

 

CONFERENCE DATES:  May 21-22, 2016

CONFERENCE VENUE:  University of Hong Kong

 

Gettysburg College Journal of the Civil War Era

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
January 15, 2016
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Military History, Public History, Slavery

Submissions are now open for the Gettysburg College Journal of the Civil War Era, a journal dedicated to showcasing undergraduate papers regarding the Civil War Era and its lasting memory.

The first journal was published in 2010, and published its fifth issue this spring. A wide range of topics are encouraged and essays will be chosen based on three categories: academic essays, book reviews, and historical non-fiction essays.

Guidelines for these essays are as follows:

The Rwandan Genocide in Popular Film

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 18, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Film and Film History, French History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

This is a call for papers for a new anthology on The Rwandan Genocide in Popular FIlm and how this tragic event has been represented in popular film and documentary.

Capital as a Constitutional Issue: Land and Money, 1776-1900

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 18, 2016 to April 29, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
History Education, American History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Political History / Studies

The Institute for Constitutional History is pleased to announce another seminar for advanced graduate students and junior faculty:

Capital as a Constitutional Issue: 

Land and Money, 1776-1900

Instructors:

CFP: Twenty-First Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 18, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Military History, Urban History / Studies

The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the Twenty-First Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student History Conference.

CFP: The Classic, The Forgotten and the Transnational: New Essays on the Western Auteur

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2016
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies

In 1969 Jim Kitses published the seminal work, Horizons West, in which he asserted that “the idea of the auteur does not seem to me to solve all our problems [associated with understanding the Western film] as much as to crystallize them.” Kitses was referring here, and in his subsequently revised and expanded text, to the importance of the auteur as a lens through which to re-examine the generic forms and structures of the Western, its relationship to history, to issues of American identity and values, and to allegorical and mythological understandings of the past and pre

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