CFP: A Diverse History: Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest before 1900--The David B. Warren Symposium on American Material Culture and the Texas Experience

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The 2019 David B. Warren Symposium on American Material Culture and the Texas Experience:

A Diverse History: Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest before 1900
February 22–23, 2019

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens is accepting proposals for papers on diverse people and traditions in material culture and visual art in pre-1900 Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest, to be presented at the 7th biennial David B. Warren Symposium in 2019 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. 

Edited collection on Latino Fatherhood in Literature, Film, and Television

California,
Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Chicana/o History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Film and Film History, Mexican History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Latino fatherhood and paternal figures are ever present in literature, film, and television, yet there is a lack of scholarly attention on their representation. Research has largely focused on Latina/Chicana motherhood and maternal figures. The purpose of this edited collection, titled "Latino Fatherhood: Papá in Popular Narrative," is to address this major gap in Latinx cultural studies by investigating how Latino fatherhood is defined, represented, and challenged in literature, film, and television.

Native American Studies Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association Call

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The Native American Studies Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association is accepting proposals dealing with any issue peratining to the literuature, representation, or history of Native Americans. Proposals are due by June 30, 2018, and the conference takes place at the Lord Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, MD from November 8 to 10, 2018. The conference is open to students, academics, and independent scholars.
 

CFP: James K. Polk and His Time: A Conference Finale to the Polk Project

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2018
Location: 
Tennessee, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Public History, Slavery, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The James K. Polk Project and the Department of History at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, invite paper proposals for "James K. Polk and His Time: A Conference Finale to the Polk Project," to be held at the East Tennessee Historical Society, in Knoxville, on April 12–13, 2019.

Innovation through Migration: New Senior Fellowships at GHI West, UC Berkeley

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
May 15, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Demographic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Social History / Studies

The German Historical Institute Washington DC is proud to announce a new fellowship program at its Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley, GHI West. The fellowship program offers up to three senior scholars per year the chance to come to Berkeley to help shape the emerging Center for the History of Migration and Knowledge which is being established at GHI West. Stays may range from four to twelve weeks. The first fellowship will start October 2018 or later.

Newberry Seminar on Religion and Culture in the Americas - Friday, April 6, 2018

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
April 6, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

 

Newberry Seminar: Religion and Culture in the Americas

Sponsors: Albion College, the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism at the University of Notre Dame, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Wheaton College.

 

Friday, April 6, 2018 / 3:00pm to 5:00pm / Room B-84

The Newberry Library / 60 West Walton Street / Chicago IL 60610

 

 

CFP AAA 2018: Imagining Im/migrant Futures - Potentiality in Im/migration Studies (Roundtable)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 9, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, European History / Studies

CFP AAA 2018 –Imagining Im/migrant Futures: Potentiality in Im/migration Studies”

San Jose, California, Nov 14-18

Format: Roundtable

Organizer: Jennifer A. Cook, Postdoctoral Fellow, Southern Methodist University

Contact: jacook@smu.edu

 

Abstract:

CFP: Spanish or Mexican-era Texas

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2019 to March 2, 2019
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Mexican History / Studies, Race Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Searching for two panelists for the 2019 Texas State Historical Association conference to be held in Corpus Christi, Texas, Feb. 28-Mar. 2, 2019. The scope of the panel is Texas pre-1836, topics can vary. Please contact Jean Stuntz at jstuntz@wtamu.edu for more information.

Indigenous Borderlands of the Americas

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
April 6, 2018 to April 7, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Indigenous Borderlands of the Americas

An international symposium sponsored by the Center for the Study of the Southwest

Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas,

April 6-7, 2018

Organized by Joaquín Rivaya-Martínez, Jones Professor of Southwestern Studies
 

Indigenous Landscapes and Colonial Boundaries: Reading Nature into Colonial Archives

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 5, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Indigenous Landscapes and Colonial Boundaries:

Reading Nature into Colonial Archives

A Public Lecture by Dr. Cynthia Radding, Gussenhoven Distinguished Professor of History and Latin American Studies, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Sponsored by the History Department and the Center for the Study of the Southwest

Texas State University

Thursday, April 5, at 10:30 am

Comal Building, Room 116

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