Chase Family Travel Grant for Graduate Scholars

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
November 30, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

Application for the 2019 Chase Family Travel Grant for Graduate Scholars is now open.  Applications must be received via email by 5:00 PM on Friday, November 30, 2018.  The Chase Family Grant is made possible through an endowment created by members of the Chase family, pioneers in Florida citrus growing. Its purpose is to enable graduate students to conduct research in the P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History at the George A. Smathers Library, University of Florida.

CFP: Panel for 2019 Agricultural History Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 8, 2018
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, Public Policy, Rural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

I am looking for participants for a 3-4 person panel that focuses on the relationships of culture and power in agricultural history. Of particular interest is work that emphasizes the interconnectivity of urban and rual environments, illustrating the political tensions among bureaucrats and locals where urban policies are seen taking shape in rural environments. Papers on infrastructure, technology, social concerns, labor, and public health are welcome. Global perspectives are encouraged, and periodization is flexible. Please contact me no later than October 8th!

CFP: 42nd Annual Appalachian Studies Conference, March 14-17, 2019 (10/9 deadline)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 9, 2018
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Humanities

42nd Annual Appalachian Studies Conference: AppalachA'ville

March 14-17, 2019

University of North Carolina at Asheville

Proposal deadline: Oct 9, 2018

Rural Politics and Society: Representing Rural Society

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 10, 2019 to September 13, 2019
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, French History / Studies, German History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Organizers: Dan Brett, Open University, London  George Vascik, Miami University, Ohio

We are soliciting papers to be included in four panels at the European Rural History Oganization (EURHO) conference to be held in Paris at the École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, September 10-13, 2019.

Material Life in Rural Britain, from the Fourteenth to the Twentieth Century

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 1, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Institute for Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St., London WC1

 

Spaces and Places: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 13, 2019 to April 14, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Environmental History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies

Spaces and Places
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Saturday 13th April - Sunday 14th April 2019
Bruges, Belgium

Every day we live and we move through spaces that have been created to be significant. We recognize, resonate and—consciously or unconsciously—react to this significance in a variety of different ways and on a number of differing levels.

CFP: Leeds IMC 2019 Materialities of lordship in the later Middle Ages (2 sessions)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 25, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

Call for paper: Leeds IMC 2019 - Materialities of lordship in the later Middle Ages (2 sessions)

Sponsor: ERC project ‘Lordship and the Rise of States in Western Europe,
1300–1600’ (Ghent University)
Organizers: Erika Graham-Goering and Jim van der Meulen

CFP for SfAA 2019-- Cultivating Care: Anthropologists and Rural Health

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 28, 2018
Location: 
Oregon, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Health and Health Care, Public Health, Research and Methodology, Rural History / Studies

 

We welcome your interest in serving on a roundtable at this year’s SfAA in Portland, OR (March 19th – March 23rd) on anthropological methods in community engaged work and rural health issues.

 

Land Use in Georgia: From Planned Cities to the Western and Atlantic Railroad to the Beltline, April 6, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Geography, Local History, Urban History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

The Georgia Archives (5800 Jonesboro Rd., Morrow, GA) invites proposals for presentations and posters for our 2019 symposium looking at land use in Georgia.  We welcome proposals on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: urban planning, architecture, urban transportation in Atlanta, the 1996 Olympic Games, and Georgia’s land distribution systems. Use of Georgia Archives records is encouraged but not required.

CFP Date Change and New Deadline: International Colloquium 'Latin American Agrarian History, 1800 to the Present'

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
December 13, 2018 to December 14, 2018
Location: 
Chile
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

International Colloquium 'Latin American Agrarian History, 1800 to the Present: Issues, debates and research perspectives"

Centro de Historia Económica, Facultad de Administración y Economía (FAE), Universidad de Santiago de Chile

International Cooperation Project REDES 170026 'Rethinking the Agrarian History of Latin America'

NEW DATES: 13-14 December 2018   and   EXTENDED DEADLINE: 1 October 2018

 

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