Symposium on John Dickinson, American Founder

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Political History / Studies

In late 2019, the John Dickinson Writings Project (JDP) will publish the first three of an estimated eight volumes of The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson with University of Delaware Press/University of Virginia Press. A launch event is planned in Philadelphia for spring of 2020.

Losing Hamilton, Saving New York: Dr. David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Early Republic

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
October 9, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 6:00PM-7:30PM

The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029

Cost

Free, advanced registration required

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This lecture is co-presented with Weill Cornell's Heberden Society.

Opportunities for Early American Historians

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Native American History / Studies

The Newberry Library's long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship.

“Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Caricatures of Foreigners in British and Spanish America.”

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 26, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Jewish History / Studies, Intellectual History

On Friday, October 26, 2018, at the Newberry Library in Chicago, the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History will be presenting a conference on “Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Caricatures of Foreigners in British and Spanish America.” 

2018 Whitehill Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
December 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Literature, Local History, Early Modern History and Period Studies

THE COLONIAL SOCIETY OF MASSACHUSETTS

Announces the 2018

WALTER MUIR WHITEHILL PRIZEIN EARLY AMERICAN HISTORY

This prize of two thousand five hundred dollars, established in memory of Walter Muir Whitehill, for many years Editor of Publications for the Colonial Society and the moving force behind the organization, will be awarded for a distinguished essay on early American history (up to 1825), not previously published, with preference being given to New England subjects. The Society hopes that the prize may be awarded annually.

Symposium: Follow the Map: Reflecting on 200 Years of the Harvard Map Collection

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
October 25, 2018 to October 26, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Geography, Slavery

 

Symposium: Follow the Map: Reflecting on 200 Years of the Harvard Map Collection

25 - 26 October 2018

Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

An interdisciplinary symposium hosted by the Harvard Library and made possible through the generous gift of Abby Smith Rumsey, AB Radcliffe College, MA, PhD Harvard.

Call for Article Submissions - Journal of Early Modern Christianity (De Gruyter)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
December 31, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies, European History / Studies, Intellectual History, Religious Studies and Theology

Call for Article Submissions

Announcing Quarterly Horse Summer Issue (2.2)

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial America, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

On behalf of the Rocky Mountain American Studies Association, we are very happy to announce the fall issue of Quarterly Horse (2.2).  Read Creative nonfiction about (and in) the style of Henry James and an essay about eating horses during WWII. Then look through the archives to see some of the work we published last year.

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