Kentucky and the Thoroughbred Industries: Prospects and Challenges as Gambling Popularity Declines

Lambert, Thomas (2020). "Kentucky and the Thoroughbred Industries: Prospects and Challenges as Gambling Popularity Declines."  Open access research paper published in MPRA (a repository hosted by the Munich University Library, Germany) https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/id/eprint/105077

ANN: Teacher representatives writing modules for Chronicle of African Americans in the Horse Industry

This just in from Karen Lanier, digital project manager at the International Museum of the Horse:

Ten teacher representatives have joined the Chronicle of African Americans in the Horse Industry project to develop teaching modules.

Elementary School

Roundtable - May 28: The Horse in Premodern European Culture

The Equine History Collective is pleased to host an online roundtable Thursday, May 28, featuring authors from the recent collection The Horse in Premodern European Culture (Medieval Institute Publications, 2020). The editors, Anastasija Ropa and Timothy Dawson, will address the origins of the book, and contributors will discuss their particular chapter(s), followed by a Q&A. 

Panelists: 

2021 John H. Daniels Fellowships at The National Sporting Library and Museum

The National Sporting Library and Museum in Middleburg, Virginia is accepting applications for the 2021 John H. Daniels Fellowship Program. The fellowship program serves to promote awareness of, and innovative scholarly use of the institution's unique collections focused on equestrian and field sports.

Kentucky Historical Society Spring 2020 Research Fellowship Deadline MARCH 1

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the spring 2020 cycle. The program provides funding for academic researchers whose projects focus on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics. Time periods are open - researchers have used the Kentucky Historical Society's archival holdings to shed light on a vast array of topics, including resistance and slavery, medical history and addiction, equine history, and environmentalism and economic development.

CFP: Equine History 2019

    The Equine History Collective (EHC) invites submissions for individual presentations for its second annual conference, to take place Nov. 13-15, 2019 at Cal Poly Pomona, in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library. Submissions may investigate any equine in the past, including donkeys, mules, zebras and onagers. The theme of the conference is “Embodied Equines,” inviting papers that explore both how people have understood, shaped, sustained, and used equine bodies, and tried to capture and understand equine experiences.

Equine History 2019

    The Equine History Collective (EHC) invites submissions for individual presentations for its second annual conference, to take place Nov. 13-15, 2019 at Cal Poly Pomona, in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library. Submissions may investigate any equine in the past, including donkeys, mules, zebras and onagers. The theme of the conference is “Embodied Equines,” inviting papers that explore both how people have understood, shaped, sustained, and used equine bodies, and tried to capture and understand equine experiences.

Equine History 2019

    The Equine History Collective (EHC) invites submissions for individual presentations for its second annual conference, to take place Nov. 13-15, 2019 at Cal Poly Pomona, in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library. Submissions may investigate any equine in the past, including donkeys, mules, zebras and onagers. The theme of the conference is “Embodied Equines,” inviting papers that explore both how people have understood, shaped, sustained, and used equine bodies, and tried to capture and understand equine experiences.

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