Archives in Crisis
Call for papers: “Jews, Race, and Public Memory”
Southern Jewish Historical Society Annual Conference
October 24-27, 2019
As the home of Thomas Jefferson, who held slaves in bondage while championing religious and political liberty for Jews and other whites, and as the site where white supremacists targeted both Jews and people of color in the violent 2017 Unite the Right rally, Charlottesville offers a compelling setting for evaluating the place of Jews in southern racial culture.
The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the spring 2019 cycle. The program provides funding for senior and emerging scholars, including doctoral students, whose research focuses on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics – visit https://history.ky.gov/resources/catalogs-research-tools/ for more information on collections.