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:
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:
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.
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.
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The Goethe-Institute Israel, the Eva and Marc Besen Institute for the Study of Historical Consciousness and the Minerva Center for
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.
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.
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
Please join the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. for its Visionary Historian Award and 124th Anniversary Celebration. The Fifth Annual Visionary Historian Award will be presented to Howard Gillette, Ph.D., to honor his enduring contributions to the field of Washington, D.C. history. The event takes place on Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 6 to 8 pm, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C. 20001