Film Screening by "Breaking the Bronze Ceiling" to Celebrate Women's Equality Day in Lexington, KY

Type: 
Event
Date: 
August 27, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Local History, Political History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Special Screening of "Suffragette" Presented by Breaking the Bronze Ceiling to Celebrate Women's Equality Day 2018

A one-night-only event on Monday, August 27th at the Historic Kentucky Theatre.

CORRECTED: CALL FOR PAPERS – “The Connecticut Constitution of 1818 and its Times: A Conference" (Nov. 3)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 3, 2018
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Local History, Political History / Studies, Slavery

The Connecticut Constitution of 1818, celebrating its bicentennial this year, marked a turning point in Connecticut history in many ways. At the same time that the Constitution erected the state’s modern frame of government that we still largely enjoy today, Connecticut’s economic, political and social life underwent significant changes signaling the start of the state’s industrial revolution.

 

CFP: SAHS 27th Biennial Conference 'Trails, Traditions, Trajectories: Rethinking Perspectives on Southern African Histories'

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 16, 2018 to December 15, 2018
Location: 
South Africa
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Humanities, Local History, Social History / Studies

27th Biennial Conference of the Southern African Historical Society

24 - 26 June 2019, Rhodes University, South Africa

Trails, Traditions, Trajectories: Rethinking Perspectives on Southern African Histories

Abstract/ Panel Proposal Deadline - 15 December 2018

Poets, Professors, & Provocateurs of the Pikes Peak Region

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 8, 2018
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Fine Arts, Literature, Local History

Poets, Professors, & Provocateurs of the Pikes Peak Region

Scheuled for Saturday, June 8, 2019, the 16th annual Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium, "Poets, Professors, & Provocateurs of the Pikes Peak Region" will detail the stories of the people and organizations that created, developed and established the rich cultural heritage of the Pikes Peak Region. 

GIS and the City. The Use of GIS in Historical Research

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
September 13, 2018 to September 14, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Local History, Urban History / Studies

„GIS and the City”: the Use of GIS
in Historical Research
The general use of digital maps and mapping has increased dramatically over the last years. Parallel to this boom in mapping the diffusion of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) rose with the ubiquitous use of digital data, devices and the internet. Maps and map-based information are not only everyday companions on our cell-phones, weather and traffic maps, they also move more and more into the focus of the Humanities.

Chesapeake Studies: Casting a Wide Net

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2018
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Local History, Popular Culture Studies

From June 5-7, 2019, Salisbury University will host "Chesapeake Studies: Casting a Wide Net," an inaugural interdisciplinary academic conference for professional scholars and graduate students studying the Chesapeake and Delmarva region.  We invite proposals for presentations and panel discussions that contribute to the scholarly understanding of the region from a broad range of disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and the arts.  We intend for this to be the first in a series of conferences to promote the scholarly study of the region and hope it will stimulate

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