Call for Papers
Canadian Nautical Research Society
Annual Conference and General Meeting
Toronto, Ontario, 21-23 June 2018
Lower Lakes, Upper Lakes: Connecting Maritime Heritage
CFP: Edited Collection Preserving U.S. History--Commemorating Contested Events
The editors seek proposals for a chapter to round out a volume of essays on commemorating contested events in U.S. history. The proposed chapter should explore efforts to preserve and memorialize a contested historical event/era or interrogate particular instances of sanitization in relation to women’s, Native Americans’, or LGBTQ individuals’ history. The chapter should also be suitable for the overall theme of the volume, as described in the original CFP included below.
The Newberry Library's long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship.
The journal Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Studia Territorialia invites authors to submit articles for its 2018 special issue entitled “Coming to Terms with the Past: The Politics of Reconciliation and Beyond.”
Barra Sabbatical Postdoctoral Fellowship--Deadline Extended
Applications/Letters of Recommendation must be submitted online by 10 December 2017
To submit your BARRA SABBATICAL POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION online, please visit: https://sasupenn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8IgDj7Vtq1VOc05
We are putting together a panel for the Western History Association Conference, October 17-20, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. The conference theme is "Reimagining Race and Ethnicity in the West." The panel theme would encompass the Southwest and its borderlands, dealing with public history, indigeneity, authenticity, commerce, and memory. The time period would stretch between the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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).
The West Texas Journal of History is now taking submissions for its 2018 edition, Volume 1, Number 6. The papers are to be presented April 21, 2018, at the West Texas Symposium of History on the Midland College campus (Midland, TX) and are to be published in the 2018 West Texas Journal of History.