Delaware Sampler Symposium: Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Discoveries, 1750-1850

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 9, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Colonial America, Cultural History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

This symposium celebrates the release of the new publication, "Delaware Discoveries: Girlhood Discoveries, 1750-1850," by Gloria Seaman Allen and Cynthia Steinhoff, published by the Chesapeake Book Company and Biggs Museum of American Art and designed by James F. Brisson. These talks will also create the context necessary to understand the Biggs Museum’s feature exhibition of over 100 samplers illustrated within the publication. This is the largest and most comprehensive study of Delaware girlhood needlework of the 18th and 19th century ever conducted.

Poems of War

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 2, 2018 to November 4, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Military History

Emily Dickinson International Society at the South Atlantic Modern Language Association conference, November 2-4, 2018, Birmingham, Alabama

PAMLA 2018: Agency and Performativity of Place in 20th and 21st Century American Literature

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2018
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies

PAMLA Conference

Bellingham, WA

November 9-11, 2018

Using critical theories of testimony and witnessing, this panel seeks to explore the ways in which place transcends the function of mere setting in 20th and 21st century American literature. Employing broad definitions of both place and what it means to be classified as American literature, this panels seeks to analyze and grapple with evolving understandings and functions of place, with the understanding that its influence is no longer entirely bound by geography.

Spaces of Oppression: Creating a History That Fosters Tolerance--SAH, Providence, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 5, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Ethnic History / Studies, Human Rights, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Society of Architectural Historians, 72nd Annual International Conference, Providence, Rhode Island, April 24–28, 2019

CFP:  Spaces of Oppression:  Creating a History That Fosters Tolerance

CFP: Novels, Then and Now (MAPACA)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, Teaching and Learning, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Novels, Then and Now

The Popular Novels area includes all novel genres, authors, time periods, cultures, and settings. Consider it a safety net for novels that don’t fit neatly into a specific genre or that cross genres. Consider the many sub-genres of Romance with a capital “R”—western, thriller, paranormal, religious, romance (with a small “r”), detective, urban fantasy, etc. From Pearl S. Buck to Lee Child, from Laurie King to Tony Hillerman, from Julia Spencer-Fleming to Emilie Richards—all are welcome.

CFP: "Women Waging War in the American Revolution," Philadelphia, 14-16 June 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Military History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Colonial America

The Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) invites proposals for papers to be presented at its 10th Annual Conference on the American Revolution. The conference will examine women's words, actions, and influence in the War for American Independence. The SAR, as part of its Congressional mandate to encourage historical research, is sponsoring this conference in alliance with the Museum of the American Revolution, which invites people to engage with the Revolution's ideas, stories, and artifacts.

[Temple ICAS-Showa Women's University Joint Seminar] How Can Japan “Activate” Women?

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
June 12, 2018
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

ICAS-Showa Women's University Joint Seminar
How Can Japan “Activate” Women?

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