Country School Preservation 2017

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 6, 2017
Location: 
Iowa, United States
Subject Fields: 
Historic Preservation, History Education

 A country school preservation conference will be held in Sheldon, Ia., Oct. 6-7 on the Northwest Iowa Community College campus. This conference which has been held annualy since 2000 brings together persons interested in learning about the history related to preservation,  and interpretative programming for one and two-room country schools.  On Saturday participants will be able to visit a town museum and four preserved country school museums.

LORRAINE A. WILLIAMS LEADERSHIP AWARD

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
August 30, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Graduate Studies, Historic Preservation

The Association of Black Women Historians is pleased to announce the 2017  Lorraine A. Williams Leadership Award to honor a black woman in education or related areas, such as archives, libraries, historical societies, museums, etc.  We look forward to submissions that meet the following criteria:

SWPACA - Material Culture and the Built Environment

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 22, 2017
Location: 
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Urban Design and Planning

Call for Papers: Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) - Material Culture and the Built Envorinment

39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017

“To Boldly Preserve: Archiving for the Next Half-Century of Space Flight”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 7, 2017 to October 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Historic Preservation, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Library and Information Science, Oral History, Public History

Preserving the history of space exploration faces unprecedented challenges and opportunities in this digital, big data era.  New forms of electronic communication and data including oral histories and social media are changing the nature of historical records and increasing their ease of collection.

Peacebuilding and National Integration in Nigeria: The Biafra and Boko Haram Challenge

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 22, 2017
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Historic Preservation, Political Science, Social Sciences

African Heritage Institution (AfriHeritage)

2017 Conference Announcement

Peace Building and National Integration in Nigeria: The Biafra and Boko Haram Challenge

New Continuing Education Certificate Program in Historic Preservation

Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Historic Preservation, Local History, Public History, Urban Design and Planning

An innovative new program at Rutgers University–Camden will offer participants a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation in the living classroom of Camden and nearby Philadelphia and South Jersey.

History enthusiasts and scholars, practitioners, and other interested members of the public are invited to engage in public history as the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers–Camden launches the new Certificate in Historic Preservation program this September.

Communicating World Heritage

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 7, 2017 to October 10, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Historic Preservation, Humanities

Communicating World Heritage Conference 

7-10 October 2017 

EnginuityIronbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, UK  

Booking open! Earlybidr deadline: 31 August

About the conference 

Edited Book Collection: Affective Architectures: More-than-representational Approaches to Heritage, Call for Abstracts

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
September 19, 2017
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Historic Preservation, Public History

Abstract Deadline: September 17, 2017

Full Paper Deadline: July 2018

Annual Conference of the Southeast Chapter, Society of Architectural Historians

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 11, 2017 to October 14, 2017
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Colonial America, Historic Preservation, Urban Design and Planning

In October, the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians will gather in Lynchburg, Virginia, for our annual conference.

Call for Submissions to Maritime Journal

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 1, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Historic Preservation, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies

The Nautilus: A Maritime Journal of Literature, History, and Culture, a peer-reviewed scholarly publication, seeks submissions for its ninth annual issue, to be published in spring 2018. 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.

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