Registration Deadline Approaching: National Road Bicentennial Symposium

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
October 27, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Local History, Public History, Government and Public Service, Teaching and Learning

The National Road Bicentennial Symposium will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Howard J. Burnett Center at Washington & Jefferson College in Washington, Pennsylvania. 2018 marks the bicentennial of the opening of the Eastern Legacy portion of the National (or Cumberland) Road from Cumberland, Maryland, to Wheeling, Virginia (now West Virginia).

Call for Papers--Conference in Columbus, Georgia

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 8, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Local History, Public History, World History / Studies, American History / Studies, Research and Methodology

The Georgia Association of Historians invites proposals from professional historians and current graduate students of history for its 2019 Conference in Columbus, GA.

Call for Papers, 2019 Annual Meeting of the California American Studies Association, San Diego State University, April 12-13, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 9, 2018 to January 18, 2019
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Cultural History / Studies, Local History, Nationalism History / Studies

The Program Committee for the California American Studies Association invites proposals for our annual meeting, to be held Friday and Saturday, April 12 and 13, 2019, at San Diego State University.

This year’s theme is Localisms, Regionalisms, Nationalisms, Internationalisms. We also welcome panels and individual papers addressing all major aspects of the critical study of American cultures.

American Islands: Outposts of Security, Prosperity, and Culture, 22 May 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 15, 2019
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Local History, World History / Studies

The RIAS, in cooperation with the University of Strasbourg, will organize a one day conference on American communities abroad and their broader socio-economic, cultural, environmental and political impact.

Nominate Kentucky Woman for Breaking The Bronze Ceiling Memorial - Deadline November 6

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Date: 
August 26, 2018 to November 6, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Local History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Public History

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council and Mayor of Lexington, Kentucky, have come together with private companies and community members to support the erection of a commemorative piece of public art in honor of the history of women in this area. "Breaking the Bronze Ceiling" is the significant first step in creating public art that more fully represents the diverse history of our city, beginning with commemorations of visionary and inspiring women.

Weaving the History: Mystery of a City, Sof Exhibition Catalogue is Now Available in English!

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Local History, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Center (VEKAM) would like to announce that Weaving the History: Mystery of a City, Sof exhibition catalouge is now available in English. It can be purchased from Yapı Kredi Book Stores as well as  Pandora, Idefix and D&R on web.

for detailed information <<

Lecture: “Scottish Highlanders in Colonial and Revolutionary North Carolina”

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
October 4, 2018
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Cultural History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Local History

The Joel Lane Museum House presents a lecture on “Scottish Highlanders in Colonial and Revolutionary North Carolina” by Andrew Collins.

Boots Archive Online

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Local History

Boots Archive are delighted to announce the second phase release of the online catalogue of the Walgreens Boots Alliance archive collections. This digital resource, which launched in 2017 has been supported by Wellcome, through their Research Resources programme.  

 

http://archives.walgreensbootsalliance.com/

 

CfP (January 11 2019): Locating Health: Regional Historical Perspectives on Human Care 1800-1948

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 11, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Local History, Public Health

‘Locating Health: Regional Historical Perspectives on Human Care 1800-1948’

 

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