Bitter Critique, Emphatic Rebellion: The Politics of Writing While Black (NeMLA 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Popular Culture Studies, American History / Studies, Film and Film History, Humanities, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Northeast Modern Language Association 2019 Conference in Washington D. C., March 21-24

Riffing off Du Bois ("Criteria of Negro Art"), Wright ("Blueprint for Negro Writing"), Lorde ("Poetry is not a Luxury"), Baraka ("Black Art"), and many others, this panel seeks to situate, examine, interrogate, and align black writers in American literature and culture. Our objective is to define the many ways black/African American/Negro/Slave writers have characterized or fictionalized what it “means” to be a writer of color.

"Conflict and Collaboration in the New World," the 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute will convene in Albany, New York at the New York State Museum on the 22nd of September 2018. This year's title is "Conflict and Collaboration in the New World," and the program will feature seven presentations by scholars of New Netherland and the Dutch Atlantic.

Schedule (subject to change)

Teaching 20th Century American Science Fiction Writers Including Harlan Ellison, Phillip K. Dick, Ray Bradbury and Isaac Asimov in the 21st Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 21, 2019 to March 24, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Teaching and Learning

Science Fiction has always functioned as a literary multi-purpose vehicle in which writers are able to explore potentialities of the human condition.

Film Screening by "Breaking the Bronze Ceiling" to Celebrate Women's Equality Day in Lexington, KY

Type: 
Event
Date: 
August 27, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Local History, Political History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Special Screening of "Suffragette" Presented by Breaking the Bronze Ceiling to Celebrate Women's Equality Day 2018

A one-night-only event on Monday, August 27th at the Historic Kentucky Theatre.

GHI Washington Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, German History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, American History / Studies

The GHI awards short-term fellowships to European and North American doctoral students as well as postdoctoral scholars to pursue research projects that draw upon primary sources located in the United States. 

We are particularly interested in research projects that fit into the following fields: 

Call for Papers for American Studies and American History at the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Annual Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 20, 2019
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Popular Culture Studies, Social History / Studies

Call for Papers

Southeastern American Studies Association Conference: Deadline Extended to August 15, 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Literature

March 14-16, 2019

Emory Conference Center and Hotel

Atlanta, Georgia

Submission Deadline: August 15, 2018

Looking Back, Talking Back, Moving Forward

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 30 July - 6 August

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
August 6, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Anthropology
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 30 July 2018 to 6 August 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

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