CFP: BRANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop (17 February 2017)

BRANCH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop UCL Institute of the Americas 30th March 2017 We are pleased to invite papers for the BrANCH postgraduate and early career workshop, to be held at University College London on 30th March 2017. The Workshop provides a forum for the constructive consideration and discussion of thesis chapters, potential journal…

CFP: HOTCUS Annual Conference (4 February 2017)

HOTCUS Annual Conference: Call for Papers University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 16-18th June 2017 Plenary Speaker: Professor Penny Von Eschen (Cornell University) Papers from members or non-members are requested on all topics concerning the history of the United States from 1890 to the present. Individual or panel proposals are welcome (panels should have no more than three…

Registration Open: Pocahontas and After

Registration is now open for Pocahontas and after: historical culture and transatlantic encounters, 1617-2017 at The British Library and the Institute of Historical Research, London.  March 16-18, 2017 Register and download the programme at the IHR website: http://www.history.ac.uk/events/event/7284 A major international conference to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Pocahontas’ death.  Co-hosted by the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library and…

HOTCUS Prizes

HOTCUS would like to draw the attention of BAAS members to the following awards, which are now open for applications: The HOTCUS Article Prize, a new prize that will award £100.00 for the best article published by a HOTCUS member at any career stage during the 2016 calendar year. Closing deadline: 28 February 2017. For more information,…

Professor in International and American History, University of Warwick (14 February)

The Department of History at the University of Warwick seeks to appoint a full-time professor in the combined field of international history and the history of the United States. You will have demonstrable research interests connecting different, existing thematic areas of expertise in the Department: global and international history; conflict and violence; colonialism; and media…

Associate Professor (or Professor) in North American Women’s History, Oxford University (19 January)

Oxford University is seeking to appoint an Associate Professor (or Professor) in North American Women’s History from 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment will be made in association with a Tutorial Fellowship at Corpus Christi College. The combined salary will be in the range £45,562 – £61,179 p.a. plus additional…

CFP: British Group in Early American History Annual Meeting, Portsmouth, Aug/Sep 2017

BGEAH 2017: “Land and Water: Port Towns, maritime connections, and oceanic spaces of the early modern Atlantic World.” Call for Papers   The British Group of Early American Historians will hold its annual conference at the University of Portsmouth, 31 August – 3 September 2017. Drawing on Portsmouth’s historic significance as a port town this year’s…

Register now for Cold War Geographies (16 January 2017)

Cold War Geographies – Registration Now Open Registration is now open for the British Library’s Cold War Geographies symposium on Monday 16th January 2017, hosted by the Eccles Centre for American Studies. The symposium builds on The British Library’s current major exhibition Maps of the Twentieth Century: Drawing the Line to explore and assess how the Cold War changed boundaries,…

CFP: Borders vs Bridges – (Trans)Nationalism in the Americas since 1968 (Deadline extension 13 January)

We would hereby like to inform you that the call for papers for our 3rd International Conference, Borders vs. Bridges: (Trans)nationalism in the Americas since 1968 (original deadline 2 December) has been extended until 13 January. In addition, a slight alteration has been made to the conference theme which now reads: Borders vs. Bridges: Nationalism and Transnationalism in the Americas…