“Currents of Power: Empire, Nation, Encounter, and Exchange” THSO Conference 2019, University of Texas at Arlington

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2019
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Digital Humanities, Research and Methodology, Slavery

The Transatlantic History Student Organization, in collaboration with the Barksdale Lecture Series, the History Department, and the College of Liberal Arts of the University of Texas at Arlington, is sponsoring the Annual International Graduate Student Conference on Transatlantic History, September 27th and 28th.

42nd Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute CFP

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Digital Humanities, Economic History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

The New Netherland Institute (NNI) is now accepting presentation proposals for our 42nd Annual Conference, which will be hosted by the Hudson River Valley Institute at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York on October 5, 2019. The program committee welcomes proposals on any aspect of the seventeenth-century Dutch colony, including projects in other media such as films, online exhibits, and other digital projects. Proposals that highlight the legacy of New Netherland are also encouraged.

22nd International James Fenimore Cooper/Susuan Fenimore Cooper Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 15, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Ethnic History / Studies, Literature, Nationalism History / Studies

“E Pluribus Unum: Cooper, Cosmopolis, and American Identity.”

 

Reminder: CFP: “The Power of Maps and the Politics of Borders,” American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA October 10-12, 2019, Deadline March 15, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Atlantic History / Studies

The American Philosophical Society Library invites scholars in all fields to submit paper proposals for an international and interdisciplinary conference investigating the power of maps and the politics of drawing borders.

CFP: Early American Music and the Construction of Race: An Interdisciplinary Workshop

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Music and Music History, Slavery
Early American Music and the Construction of Race: An Interdisciplinary Workshop

Co-organized by Glenda Goodman (University of Pennsylvania) and Rhae Lynn Barnes (Princeton University)

Oct. 11-12, 2019 at the University of Pennsylvania

Racial ideology is baked into the cultural and music history of early America. Native peoples and colonists heard each other’s music as indicators of difference, friendliness, or danger. The regulation of song and dance was integral to the subjugation of enslaved people.

Call for Papers: 2019 Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Historical Association

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 15, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Labor History / Studies, Local History, Public History

The Pennsylvania Historical Association invites proposals for its 2019 Annual Meeting.

Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America LECTURE ANNOUNCEMENT

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 28, 2019
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Environmental History / Studies, Public Policy

Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America when we welcome: 

 

Slavery in the Colonial North

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
July 14, 2019 to July 20, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial America, History Education, Slavery

In July 2019, Historic Hudson Valley presents a National Endowment for the Humanities institute for K-12 teachers, exploring the subject of slavery in the colonial north. Participants in the institute will explore both the institutional and personal sides of enslavement, understanding how slavery emerged under Dutch law and expanded and became codified under English rule.

Enduring Slavery: Resistance, Public Memory, and Transatlantic Archives (Call For Papers - Deadline Extended)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Colonial America, Slavery, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, African History / Studies

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture invites submissions for its second biennial conference, “Enduring Slavery: Resistance, Public Memory, and Transatlantic Archives.” The conference will be held at the Schomburg Center in New York City on October 10-12, 2019.

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