The Association of Historians of American Art (AHAA) offers two grants of $500 each to defray College Art Association conference expenses, including transportation, housing, and registration fees, for presenting members. The first grant is for an ABD graduate student in American art history who is currently enrolled in a graduate program and will travel to CAA's annual conference to appear on the meeting program.
Join us in celebrating Veterans Day with a 72-hour transcribathon, focused on uncensored, handwritten reflections from World War II soldiers on war and military service.
Call for Scholars, Artists, Architects and Activists for UC Berkeley Symposium
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Call for Papers:The Beyond Beyonce Reader: Black Women, Womanism, and Contemporary Popular Culture, Arica L. Coleman, editor. *Revised October 22, 2018
This is not an anti-Beyonce manifesto. The aim of this project, however, is to unabashedly and unapologetically challenge the notion that “Queen Bey” is the alpha and omega of black female representation and embodiment.
Conference Call for Papers and Panels
“1969: Vietnamization and the Year of Transition in the Vietnam War”
The Richards Center Emerging Scholars Summer Mentoring Program exposes students to doctoral study in the discipline of history. During a one-week summer residential program (June 23-June 28, 2019), Pennsylvania State University faculty and staff demystify the graduate school admissions process and educate participants about the academic profession. Students will participate in a simulated doctoral seminar and attend workshops on a variety of topics, including writing, digital research, and graduate student life.
The Society of Civil War Historians solicits nominations for the Tom Watson Brown Book Award for books published in 2018. Publishers are asked to send books, along with a cover letter nominating the work for the Tom Watson Brown Award, directly to the four prize jurors no later than January 31, 2019. Only books published in 2018 will be considered.