CFP: Wide audiences and the visual arts from 1950 to the present (29-30 Nov 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 31, 2018
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Public History, Popular Culture Studies

 

 

Wide audiences and the visual arts from 1950 to the present: agencies, politics and discourses

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CALL FOR PUBLICATIONS: PUBLIC HISTORY TOPICS IN CALIFORNIA HISTORY

Type: 
Call for Publications
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, History Education, Historic Preservation, Oral History, Public History

California History is seeking articles for its Public History column. The journal is interested in a broad range of topics and perspectives pertaining to historical engagement with the broader public in California, including, but not limited to:

Get Involved with the Ky Woman Suffrage Project

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Public History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

We are gearing up to commemorate the centennial of the 19th Amendment's ratification in 1920 - join us! Here are some ways to get involved:

Maine Statehood and Bicentennial Commemoration

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2018
Location: 
Maine, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Native American History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Public History

The Maine State Bicentennial Conference Committee at the University of Maine seeks proposals for individual papers, complete panels, as well as alternate formats at a conference that will explore all aspects of the Maine statehood process as well as bicentennial commemoration.

The scholarly conference will be held at the University of Maine in Orono, with a field trip to Augusta, from May 30 to June 1, 2019. Confirmed keynote speakers are Alan Taylor (Univ. of Virginia) and Laurel Thatcher Ulrich (Harvard Univ.). The conferene will be open to the public for a small fee.

Sites of Transit In Europe from WW2 to the present. History, Spaces, Memories

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, European History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Public History

The conference aims to analyse the roles and uses of transit camps and sites in the European historical, geographical and cultural context from WW2 to today from a multidisciplinary and comparative perspective. The two-day conference is organized by the Fondazione Campo Fossoli, whose mission is to preserve and transmit the history and memories of this Italian site of transit.

HISTORY ACTS 12: TRANS*

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 15, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Health and Health Care, Public History, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

History Acts 12: Trans*

Tomorrow’s Holocaust Memory

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 29, 2018 to April 30, 2018
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Public History

The Goethe-Institute Israel, the Eva and Marc Besen Institute for the Study of Historical Consciousness and the Minerva Center for

VE Day Transcribe-a-Thon at Virginia Tech: The American Soldier

Type: 
Event
Date: 
May 8, 2018
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Military History, Public History, World History / Studies

Join us in celebrating VE Day with a Transcribe-a-Thon focused on uncensored, handwritten reflections of military service from WWII soldiers collected by the Army Research Branch. "The American Soldier" project is a collaboration between multiple units at Virginia Tech (College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences; University Libraries; and Center for Human-Computer Interaction) as well as the National Archives and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

[UPDATE] CFP (Symposium): Sine Ira et Studio - British Historiography and Contemporary Narratives of German History (New Deadline: 1 June 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 22, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, Public History

When Joachim Whaley and Peter H. Wilson published their studies on the Holy Roman Empire a few years ago, some reviewers expressed surprise that there was anything to be gained from the German model of federalism for the future of the European Union. Whaley and Wilson were pointing to a model of flexibility and stability long vanished from the collective memory or, if at all, remembered as a deficient structure.

Steeped in History: Museums and Identity

Type: 
Event
Date: 
April 25, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Public History, Local History

Join the Museum of the City of New York for its Spring 2018, David Berg Distinguished Speakers Series
Wednesday, April 25 at 7:00 pm at 1220 5th Avenue at 103rd Street

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