CfP: "Making Peace," Caen, November 2019

We are pleased to invite you to the conference "Faire paix" / "Making Peace," which will take place at the Mémorial de Caen from November 13 to 15, 2019. The conference is an occasion for interdisciplinary reflection on the processes, actors, rituals, discourses and concepts of peacemaking. It is open to practitioners as well as academics. 

The full call for papers is available here: 

Re: Did a Censored Female War Writer Inspire Hemingway's Famous Style?

Cynthia, as a longtime Hemingway fan I'd love to read the article, but your link took me to a login screen that stopped me in my tracks. A copy open to all would be welcome.

Naturally, like most aficionados I had a soft assumption that the terse fundamentals of his style derived from his days as a reporter, before and after the Great War. But I'm willing to be proved wrong!

Author Interview--Adrian Brettle (Confederate Imaginations with the Federals in the Postwar Order)

Hello H-CivWar readers,

today we feature Adrian Brettle to talk about his new article in Civil War History, “Confederate Imaginations with the Federals in the Postwar Order.”

Adrian Brettle is currently a lecturer at Arizona State University. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia. He is currently working on A Vastly Different World: Confederate Ambitious Planning for a Postwar Global Role.

Adrian, to start could you tell our readers what your article's argument is and what made you decided to pursue this subject?

Conference: Imperial Legacies of 1919 UNT April 18-20

We are happy to announce that registration is now open for the "Imperial Legacies of 1919" conference at the University of North Texas, April 18-20, 2019.

The conference includes keynote addresses by Dr. Susan Kingsley Kent (Colorado) and Shrabani Basu, film screenings (Peter Jackson's "They Shall Not Grow Old" at Alamo Drafthouse and "Victoria & Abdul" featuring a discussion with Shrabani Basu), panels, and roundtables on the themes of war and empire.

CALL FOR PAPERS - Panel on Religion and War - American Academy of Religion Annual Conference, November, 2018 - Denver, Colorado.

Hello colleagues:

My colleague Chip Kooi and I are seeking several scholars who study the intersection of religion and war for an exploratory panel at the November 2018 conference of the American Academy of Religion. If this panel is successful, participants will not only present their papers, but AAR may also agree to create a Religion and War Unit which would provide those of us who study this area a permanent forum for our research.  

Our call for papers is as follows:


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