Reminder: 2/2 Deadline for Library Research Fellowships at the American Philosophical Society

Type: 
Fellowship
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, Colonial America

The American Philosophical Society Library is now accepting applications for long and short-term research fellowships for scholars working in the fields of history of science, technology, and medicine; early American history; and Native American and Indigenous studies. Applicants whose research subjects overlap any other APS Library fellowship programs may also submit applications to other pertinent programs, though only one fellowship can be awarded to an individual.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 29 January - 5 February

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
February 5, 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 29 January 2018 to 5 February 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.

Call for Contributors for March 2018 Issue, “Is It Time to Bury Neoliberalism?”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 19, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, American History / Studies, Political History / Studies, World History / Studies, Labor History / Studies

The Activist History Review invites proposals for our March issue, “Is It Time to Bury Neoliberalism?: Writing History in the Present Tense.”

Call for Papers: Carolinas Regional Phi Alpha Theta History Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 14, 2018
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, World History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, Local History

The program committee for the Phi Alpha Theta Carolinas Regional History Conference invites proposals for papers to be presented at Queens University of Charlotte on Saturday, April 14, 2018.  Proposals from both undergraduate and graduate students on any historical topic are welcome, and should include a title and a 250-word abstract.  See the proposa form on our website for more details.  The deadline for submission of proposals is Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

CFP for MLA 2019: Aesthetics of Terror

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Literature, Humanities

Seeking papers for a special session proposal for the Modern Language Association's annual conference (January 3-6, 2019) on the topic of the aesthetics of terror in contemporary literature. Possible topics could include: narrative strategies of representing terror/terrorism, witnessing, the relationship between historical events and fiction, grief and mourning,time and violence, affect studies, fear and paranoia, legitimacy and illegitimacy, continuities and rupture.  

“Open Covenants: Pasts and Futures of Global America” - Tenth Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS) [Extended Deadline]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Political History / Studies

10th Biennial Conference of the Swedish Association for American Studies (SAAS)
“Open Covenants: Pasts and Futures of Global America”
Stockholm, September 28–30, 2018

Call for Papers
*Extended deadline March 1, 2018*

CFP - Call for Panelists/Papers for AHA (American Historical Association) 2019 Chicago - Panel focused on "conversion" and American populist movements

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 5, 2018
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Intellectual History, Political History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

Dear Colleagues, 

Holly Folk and I are hoping to put together a panel that examines "conversion" as it relates to American populist movements. We are particularly interested in work that analyzes American populist movements that convert seemingly opposed or distinctly separate factions into a single movement, subsequently altering future lines of demarcation. 

Now Accepting Applications for NEH Summer Institute "Hoover Dam and the Shaping of the American West"

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Nevada, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Native American History / Studies

The National Endowment for the Humanities invites applicants to "Hoover Dam and the Shaping of the American West," a two week summer institute on the Hoover Dam and its myriad impacts on American society. Throughout the program, leading scholars will guide a variety of sessions that center on three central themes: technology, environment, and human communities.

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