We seek a paper on the topic of women’s travel writing, especially to the French Caribbean. We are looking for a panelist to join us for a panel on Health and Environment in Women’s Travel Writing of the Caribbean to be proposed for the 2020 Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities. It will be held May 21-23, 2020 at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Mystic Seaport is pleased to announce that the 40th annual Music of the Sea symposium will be held on June 7 and 8, 2019. This program is made possible by the generous support of Williams College and the Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program.
Naval Dockyards Society
Humanities Student Conference
CALL FOR PAPERS
The deadline for submissions to the Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies has been extended to 1/11/19. The PCCBS will meet at the University of California, Merced, from 22 to 24 March, 2019.
The Roosevelt Institute for American Studies (RIAS) is a research center and graduate school based in Middelburg, The Netherlands, dedicated to the study of American history, politics, and society. It is partnered with Leiden University. Since 2003, the Institute regularly hosts reseach seminars for doctoral students in American history and American studies. These seminars seek to create a relaxed, collegial setting for graduate students to present and sollicit feedback on their work, and to acquaint one another with their ongoing research.
We are pleased to announce a call for applications for research fellowships at Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's University Libraries. Of particular interest may be our new doctoral fellowship awards focused on the American South.
Deadline extended to January 20, 2019. The Nautilus: A Maritime Journal of Literature, History, and Culture, a peer-reviewed scholarly publication, seeks submissions for its tenth annual issue, to be published in spring 2019. Contributors are encouraged to submit manuscripts on any aspect of maritime literature, history, or culture, following MLA style, using endnotes and the works cited format. Manuscripts are usually in the range of 20-25 pages; however, both shorter and longer works are sometimes accepted for publication.
HINES PRIZE 2019 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
The Hines Prize is awarded to the best first book-manuscript relating to any aspect of the Carolina Lowcountry and/or the Atlantic World. The prize carries a cash award of $1,000 and preferential consideration by the University of South Carolina Press for the Carolina Lowcoountry and Atlantic World (CLAW) Program’s book series.