Call for papers: Representing Abortion
Edited by Rachel Alpha Johnston Hurst
Deadline for proposals: October 1, 2018
Recent scholarship has uncovered new histories of women’s participation in professional photography beginning with its introduction to Japan circa 1848. Yet there remains a tendency in scholarship on the history of Japanese photography to think of women’s camera work as separate: its production either driven by gendered motivations or its participation limited by supposed social, physical, and technical limitations that women face.
Call for Papers
Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy
School of History, Classics, and Archaeology
Migration, exile and different kinds of transitions explored in contemporary narratives draw new maps of transnational spaces to highlight a nomadic ontology of spatiality, which are problematically gendered-queer, embodied-disembodied and dialogic-plurivocal, that is to say, hybrid, interstitial, intersectional.
GAY, LESBIAN, AND QUEER STUDIES
Process—the blog of the Organization of American Historians, The Journal of American History, and The American Historian—invites proposals and submissions for a series of upcoming posts about 1968. For the fiftieth anniversary of that tumultuous year, we welcome materials pertaining to a wide range of events in the United States and abroad . We are open to essays that focus on the history of those events as well as those that explore their connections to current affairs. We accept pitches from anyone engaged in the practice of U.S.