Library Company of Philadelphia Post-Doctoral Fellowships for 2018-2019

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 13, 2017 to November 1, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Economic History / Studies

Library Company of Philadelphia  Post-Doctoral Fellowships for 2018-2019

Deadline for applications: November 1, 2017

Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture

Type: 
Seminar
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture is pleased to announce its schedule for 2017-2018. The seminar will meet at Columbia University’s Faculty House (W. 116th Street and Morningside Drive). Seminar attendees are invited to gather for cocktails before each meeting at 5:00pm. Presentations begin at 5:30pm. Dinners follow at 7pm. If you wish to attend, please contact the seminar rapporteur, Yoav Hamdani, at earlyamericanseminar491@gmail.com. ​

FALL 2017

Call for Papers (Consortium on the Revolutionary Era, 1750-1850)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 22, 2018 to February 24, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, European History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Call for Papers

CFP Challenges or opportunities? The social fabric of colonial port cities, 1500-1850

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 29, 2018 to September 1, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies

CFP Challenges or opportunities? The social fabric of colonial port cities, 1500-1850

 

Early American Seminars at Ohio State

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
August 29, 2017
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial America, American History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

This year the Ohio Seminar will be offering seminars in its traditional format, and in association with the Modern American Program and the Center for Historical Research Program in “Revolutions.”   We welcome all faculty and students with an interest in early American studies, and also in the broader interest in wider comparative topics that this working group is developing.  

Joint Early and Modern American Seminar:

Sept. 1: Staunton Lynd, Attorney, Independent Scholar

American Philosophical Society Library Resident Research Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

Scope

The American Philosophical Society Library offers short-term residential fellowships for conducting research in its collections.

Call for Book Chapters: Firsting in the Early-Modern Transatlantic World

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2017
Location: 
Canada
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, World History / Studies

Firsting is the process through which an act, circumstance or phenomenon generated by man, or accomplishment is represented or acclaimed as having occurred for the first time. Firsting necessarily implies seconding and lasting as concomitant processes that help structure historical exchanges. Firsting involves complex issues that conflict our present, including those of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, religion and language, and place of origin.

IX International Conference Alexander Von Humboldt (Yucatan 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2017
Location: 
Mexico
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Geography, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Maritime History / Studies

IX INTERNATIONAL AND INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE

ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT AND TRAVELERS THROUGH YUCATAN

 

New Orleans, Global City (1718 – 2018): The Long Shadow of John Law and the Mississippi Company

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 17, 2017
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Economic History / Studies, French History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

It has been almost three hundred since the first international stock market crash took place in France, Britain, and the Netherlands. A spate of cross-disciplinary conferences and publications have added greatly to our understanding of the impact of the Mississipi and South Sea Bubbles and the Dutch windhandel (trade in wind) on European economies and cultures. The colonial, global, and oceanic dimensions of these events have not been studied as closely.

Special Issue of the Journal History of Technology on “Technology in Latin American History”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2017 to March 15, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Colonial America, Mexican History / Studies

Call for Articles

Special Issue of the Journal History of Technology 

on “Technology in Latin American History”

Expected: Volume 34, 2018

Journal: History of Technology (Bloomsbury Publishing, London) https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/series/history-of-technology/

Guest editors: Dr. David Pretel (Colegio de México) and Dr. Helge Wendt (Max Plank Institute for the History of Science)

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