Bethlehem Conference on Moravian History & Music

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Music and Music History, German History / Studies, European History / Studies, Colonial America

The Bethlehem Conference on Moravian History and Music will be held on the campus of Moravian college from October 11-13, 2018.

This conference explores Moravian history and music from the fifteenth to twenty-first centuries in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and Australia.

We are now accepting proposals for individual papers, panels or lecture recitals on any topic related to Moravian history and music.

Revolutionary Texts in a Digital Age: Thomas Paine’s Publishing Networks, Past and Present

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archival Science, Colonial America, Digital Humanities, Humanities

While scholars of Early America are often careful to avoid anachronism, we are living in a moment of profound contemporary connections with communication networks of the past. In the Age of Revolutions, the creation and dissemination of information cultivated and complicated shifts in political ideology, commercial practices, and imperial infrastructure. Questions of access in these networks, of who can create information, who can circulate and commodify it, and on what terms, directly intersects with ongoing explorations of textual transformation in digital studies.

Call for Papers "[Un]making Empires" (Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 26, 2018
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial America, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History

Call for Papers:
The Fourteenth Annual Yale University American Art Graduate Symposium

Theme: [Un]making Empires
Symposium Date: April 7, 2018
Keynote Speaker: Zara Anishanslin, Assistant Professor of History and Art History, University of Delaware

Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW) Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 5, 2018
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial America, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Sexuality Studies, Race Studies

CFP: Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW) Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

May 24-27, 2018 | Hyatt Regency San Francisco

The Society for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW) is pleased to invite proposals for the following panels to be held at the 2018 American Literature Association (ALA) Conference in San Francisco, CA. Each panel examines a different interpretation or representation of labor from early American literature to the literature of the twenty-first century.

Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
December 7, 2017
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial America, Slavery, Women's & Gender History / Studies, African American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies

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

Dr. Lorri Glover

John Francis Bannon SJ Endowed Chair & Professor of History

St. Louis University

 

She will present “Provincial in the Metropole,” which is a chapter from her biography of Eliza Lucas Pinckney (1722-1793) entitled An “All Accomplished” Woman in the Age of Revolution.

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

4:30-6:00pm

Liberal Arts Honors Seminar Room (no. 202)

The Ruane Center for the Humanities

CFP HDRio 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 20, 2017
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Educational Technology, Colonial America, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Linguistics

Call for Paper for HDRio 2018

CFP: European Early American Studies Association Conference, London, 14-16 December 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 14, 2018 to December 16, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Area Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America

The 7th biannual meeting of the European Early American Studies Association convenes in London 14-16 December 2018 at King’s College London and Queen Mary University of London. The conference theme for EEASA 2018 is “The making and unmaking of identities and connections in early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850.”

Call for Book Proposals: Praeger Series in American Political Culture

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Government and Public Service, Intellectual History, Political History / Studies

This series seeks to publish innovative, cutting-edge scholarship on American political culture, political development, and political economy from all regions and historical periods.  The guiding theme is exploring how cultural factors (education, family, community, etc.) and economic change (technological innovation, depression, prosperity, market alterations, etc.) intersect with political methods (elections, strategies, laws, policies, institutions, etc.) to shape human actions throughout American history.  While the series exhibits a theme, it is understood broadly to encourage a wide a

CFP: "The Spirit of Inquiry in the Age of Jefferson," American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, European History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Native American History / Studies

In commemoration of the 275th anniversary of the American Philosophical Society’s founding in 1743 and the birth of its long-time President, Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826, APS 1780, President 1797-1814), the APS Library, along with the National Constitution Center and the Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies at Monticello, are organizing a daylong symposium that aims to explore the history of science, knowledge production, and learning during the Age of Jefferson (1743-1826).

William L. Clements Library 2018 Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 15, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Race Studies

Research fellowships at the William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan exist to help scholars gain access to the Library’s rich array of primary sources on early American history.

Short-Term Fellowships:

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