The Sonic South: Southern Oral History Program's New Audio Competition

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 19, 2018
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Oral History, Public History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Students, scholars, and public history practitioners, as well as audio professionals, are encouraged to submit to the Southern Oral History Program's new audio competition, The Sonic South.  All levels of expertise welcome.

Call for papers: ‘Moving Statues – Shifted Meanings: Contested Memorials in Ireland and the US South,’ Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 7, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Public History, Political History / Studies

Call For Papers:

HISTORY ACTS on STRIKE: How to Win?

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 7, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Public History, Social History / Studies, British History / Studies, Teaching and Learning

History Acts on Strike: How to Win?

Can history help us win this dispute? Can we link our struggle over pensions to the struggles against casualisation of teaching and outsourcing of university staff? In an emergency History Acts teach-out, historians of trade unionism discuss strategies and tactics with union officials and activists.

Weds 7th March, MayDay Rooms, 88 Fleet Street, London

Canadian History of Education Association Conference Call for Papers Extended Deadline

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 20, 2018
Location: 
New Brunswick, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Childhood and Education, History Education, Public History, Cultural History / Studies

Cultures, Communities, Challenges: Perspectives on the History of Education

Canadian History of Education Associationa/Association canadienne d'histoire de l'éducation (CHEA/ACHÉ)

20th Biennial Conference

Fredericton, New Brunswick

Extended Deadline to 20 March 2018

Monumental Narratives: Revisiting New England’s Public Memorials

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
March 10, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Public History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Monumental Narratives: Revisiting New England’s Public Memorials

Saturday, March 10th, 2016   9:00 – 4:30

Collins Cinema, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts

http://www.wellesley.edu/art/events

Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Native American History / Studies, Public History

Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America when we welcome: 

 

Julie Fisher

George Washington University

 

She will present “What is Roger Williams?” which is part of an ongoing document study to support the management of Roger Williams National Memorial. The study investigates Roger Williams’ relationship with Native Americans and the perspectives of Tribal members today about Williams and the Roger Williams National Memorial.

 

Thursday, March 1, 2018

4:30-6:00pm

Call for Undergraduate Posters - Pennsylvania Historical Association, 2018 Annual Meeting

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 12, 2018
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
Public History, Political History / Studies, Oral History, Local History, Colonial America

Recognizing the importance of introducing the next generation of scholars and teachers to the best practices of the profession, the Pennsylvania Historical Association is pleased to announce the inclusion of a poster session for student research at its 2018 Annual Meeting.  This year’s meeting will be held in Lancaster from October 11-13 and hosted by LancasterHistory.org.  The conference theme will be “City, County, Commonwealth, and Country: Local and Regional History as America’s History.”

 

Dr Caroline Withall: 'The forgotten boys of the sea: Marine Society merchant sea apprentices, 1772-1854'

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
February 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Maritime History / Studies, British History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Public History, Atlantic History / Studies
 

FREE central London event

17:15-18:30, 20 February 2018

Wolfson Room I, Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, London, WC1 7HU

Dr Caroline Withall will explore the lives of poor boys who went to sea during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Meet apprentices like Edward Kelly, who was beaten so badly he lost the use of his arm, William Cakebread, who was jailed for smuggling, and William Brook, a ‘boy of colour’ recommended by the Lord Mayor of London.

Full-tuition scholarships until February 28: MA program “Usable Pasts”: Applied and Interdisciplinary History, Higher School of Economics, St Petersburg, Russia

Type: 
Fellowship
Location: 
Russian Federation
Subject Fields: 
Graduate Studies, Humanities, Public History

HSE St Petersburg, Department of History, invites international applicants to its two-year English-language MA program “Usable Pasts”: Applied and Interdisciplinary History.

It is the 1st international, 100% English-language taught History MA program in Russia. It already teaches international students from 12 countries, all continents.

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