Margaret Atwood’s Borders and Intersections of Culture, Language and Peoples

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 20, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

Margaret Atwood is a world-renowned writer who has always identified herself specifically as a Canadian writer, even at a time when it was argued (even within Canada) that Canadian literature didn't exist.  Her identity as a Canadian is very important to her but, over the course of her career, her work reveals a progression to a more global viewpoint.  Atwood's earlier work invites an examination primarily of internal borders (between Canadian provinces, between urban and natural spaces and in the psychic spaces of her characters) where her later work more obviously offers opportunities to

CFP: Borders after the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Special issue of New Global Studies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 9, 2019 to May 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Geography, Political History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Call for papers for special issue of New Global Studies

https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/ngs

Call for Panelist - Railroads in Native America: Reflections on the 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 10, 2019
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

We are putting together a panel for the Railroads in Native America Symposium on September 12-15, 2019 in Omaha, Nebraska. The symposium will address "the significant impact of railroads in Indian Country." The panel theme will encompass the tourism industry and the National Park Service. Papers will also deal with public history, representations of indigeneity, and memory. 

Please contact with any interest by April 10. You may send a brief paper abstract and CV to christinalake002@tamu.edu.

Best,             

CFP Borders after the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Special issue of New Global Studies:

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Race Studies, Social Sciences, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

Call for papers for special issue of New Global Studies

https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/ngs

Western History Association-Article and Essay Awards-Deadline April 15, 2019

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
April 19, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Native American History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Race Studies

The Western History Association offers nine article and essay awards, all of which are due by April 15, 2019.

Arrell M. Gibson Award

25th AISNA Biennial Conference – Gate(d)Ways. Enclosures, Breaches and Mobilities Across U.S. Boundaries and Beyond

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, American History / Studies

Please find enclosed the CFP for the biennal conference of the Italian Association for North American Studies.

Western History Association-Scholarships, Fellowships, and Honors- Deadline Summer 2019

Type: 
Prize
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, History Education, Native American History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The WHA has eight scholarships, fellowships, and honors avaliable, all of which are due in summer 2019. 

Charles Redd Center Teaching Western History Award

Western History Association-Book and Public History Awards-Deadline April 15, 2019

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
April 19, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, Public History, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The Western History Association offers 12 book and public history awards, all of which are due by April 15, 2019. For more information please visit our website. 

The Autry Public History Prize

The William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Book Prize Nominations

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 5, 2019 to May 31, 2019
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Political History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Book Prize is awarded annually to the best book in the field of American legal history by an early career scholar. The prize is designed to recognize and promote new work in the field by graduate students, law students, post-doctoral fellows and faculty not yet tenured. The work may be in any area of American legal history, including constitutional and comparative studies, but scholarship in the colonial and early national periods will receive some preference.

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