Editor wanted for Daily Life of Women in World History

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, World History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

ABC-CLIO is seeking someone to prepare a 4-volume reference work on Daily Life of Women in World History. The book would include chronologically arranged sections on roughly 30 different societies from the ancient world to the present. Each section on a society would include subsections on categories related to daily life, with reference entries in each subsection discussing particular topics related to the daily life of women. The editor of the project would be responsible for mapping out the work in detail, soliciting and coordinating contributors, and reviewing and revising material.

Author wanted for All Things Victorian: An Encyclopedia of the Victorian World

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, European History / Studies, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies, British History / Studies

ABC-CLIO is looking for someone to write or edit All Things Victorian: An Encyclopedia of the Victorian World. This reference work would be around 325,000 words and would contain roughly 120 alphabetically arranged entries on the material culture, social institutions, customs, places, and so forth related to the Victorian world. It would not cover historical figures. If interested, please email your c.v. to George Butler gbutler@abc-clio.com.

 

 

 

Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 29, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Historic Preservation, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Social History / Studies
Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement
The 3rd Global Meeting
 
Call for Presentations
 
Monday 19th September – Wednesday 21st September 2016

Deadline Approaching: Reminder CFP for Holding/Held by the Book closes 31 March 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Fine Arts, Library and Information Science, Social History / Studies, Digital Humanities

Holding/Held by the Book

Sheppard Room, University of Leeds, 1 July 2016

CfP: Conference of the International Society for First World War Studies ‘War Time’, 10-11 November 2016, Oxford

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 16, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Military History, Modern European History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The 9th Conference of the International Society for First World War Studies, War Time will be held at the Maison Française, University of Oxford, on 10-11 November 2016.

Call for Nominations: 2016 Grace Abbott Book Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
April 15, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies

Call for Nominations: 2016 Grace Abbott Book Prize

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best book in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in 2015.

The award of a plaque and a check for $500 will be made by mid-summer 2016.

Mining History Association Research Grants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
April 15, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Environmental History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The Mining History Association (MHA) in the U.S. hosts a Research Grant Program open to all who are currently engaged in or who plan to conduct mining history research. Research may focus on technology, business, social and cultural life, the environment, or any other aspect of mining, its associated industries, and its communities. The Grants Committee may make up to three grants per year. Funding may vary, up to a maximum of $750 per grant.

6 APR 2016 [TEMPLE ICAS Event] Andrei Greenawalt: How the United States selects its presidents

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 6, 2016
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Social History / Studies, Sociology, Political History / Studies

[TEMPLE ICAS Event]
Andrei Greenawalt: How the United States selects its presidents

KEY CONCEPTS IN TIMES OF CRISIS -THE 19TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCEPTUAL HISTORY

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 14, 2016 to September 16, 2016
Location: 
Denmark
Subject Fields: 
Social History / Studies, Intellectual History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

The 19th International Conference on Conceptual History

will be held at Aarhus University, Denmark

September 14-16, 2016

 

Key Concepts in Times of Crisis

Deadline extended "Writing as Activism: Motivating Social and Political Shifts" (3/20; 5/6)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 20, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Graduate Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Literature, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Writing as Activism: Motivating Social and Political Shifts                              

Ninth Annual Brooklyn College Graduate English Conference

Friday, May 6, 2016

Keynote Speaker: Professor Carmen Kynard (John Jay College) 

 

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