On the lives of fugitives: Runaway slave advertisement databases

Crystal Eddins has published a list of digitized runaway slave advertisements collections "suitable for research and teaching on black resistance."

Source: HASTAC, March 30, 2017, https://www.hastac.org/blogs/crystal-eddins/2017/03/30/lives-fugitives-runaway-slave-adver...

Experts helping with online release of Lincoln documents

"After 16 years, the Papers of Abraham Lincoln project will soon be released to the general public with the help of outside experts.

These experts will form a review team, in which they will offer suggestions regarding the best digital platform for publishing Lincoln's papers, where the project's current staff should focus their time, and also make recommendations for the best organizational structure."

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Quest Issues in Contemporary Jewish History. Holocaust research and archives in the digital age

 

CFP: Holocaust research and archives in the digital age

Special Issue of Quest (www.quest-cdecjournal.it) to be published in June 2018

Edited by Laura Brazzo (Fondazione Centro di Documentazione Ebraica Contemporanea, Milan) and Reto Speck (NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam and King’s College London)

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Quest Issues in Contemporary Jewish History. Holocaust research and archives in the digital age

CFP: Holocaust research and archives in the digital age

Special Issue of Quest (www.quest-cdecjournal.it) to be published in June 2018

Edited by Laura Brazzo (Fondazione Centro di Documentazione Ebraica Contemporanea, Milan) and Reto Speck (NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam and King’s College London)

Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Age - A Colony in Crisis

I would like to direct your attention to the following webinar via the Digital Library of the Caribbean, which set to take place next Tuesday 4/11 at 11am EST. This session focuses on the digital history project A Colony in Crisis (https://colonyincrisis.lib.umd.edu), which features English language translations of 18th century colonial pamphlets from Saint-Domingue covering topics from economics, to slavery, to legal history.

We hope that you will join us.

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