ANNOUNCEMENT: Negro Anthology Republished

Subscription Negro Anthology – Facsimile Republished for the first time in its entirety and integrity Release on December 2016 99 € and free shipping until the 30th of November 1000 copies printed in 1934, scarcely distributed, and never before published in its entirety or integrity, the Negro Anthology, a comprehensive collage of informative documents, melds popular culture, sociology,…

POSITION: Editor Sought for History of Women in the Americas (1 September)

The Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) wishes to appoint an Editor to manage the publication of its Journal, History of Women in the Americas. The journal is an open access publication, hosted by the School of Advanced Studies, athttp://journals.sas.ac.uk/hwa, and publishes at least one issue per year. History of Women…

CFP: Black Love: A Symposium (9 January 2017)

Black Love: A Symposium The 80th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God September 14-16, 2017 CALL FOR PAPERS On September 18, 1937, Zora Neale Hurston’s seminal novel Their Eyes Were Watching God was published. It initially received tepid praise, at best, along with needlessly harsh criticism from fellow fiction writer Richard…

FUNDING: College Art Association and Terra Foundation for American Art Publication Grants (15 September)

The College Art Association and Terra Foundation for American Art Announce Opening of 2017 Terra Foundation for American Art International Publication Grant The College Art Association (CAA) and Terra Foundation for American Art invite applications for the 2017 Terra Foundation for American Art International Publication Grant. The grant provides financial support for the publication of…

WORKSHOP: Economic History Society PGR Residential Course (15 August)

30 November – 3 December 2016 Chancellors, University of Manchester The Economic History Society offers 12 part-funded places on an intensive residential course designed to raise the quality and analytical rigour of doctoral dissertations in economic and social history; improve the communication skills of postgraduates; widen their approach to their subjects; and encourage them to form…

REGISTRATION: The US and US: American History in Britain in the Twenty-First Century – A Workshop for Early Career Researchers (13 July)

The US and Us: American History in Britain in the Twenty-First Century A Workshop for Early Career Researchers 15-16 September 2016 The United Kingdom has long been home to a number of world renowned historians of the United States. However, historians of the U.S. based in the United Kingdom face a number of distinct challenges.…

CFP: Edited Collection on Joe Brainard (15 August)

Edited Collection on Joe Brainard deadline for submissions:  August 15, 2016 full name / name of organization:  Yasmine Shamma, Honors College of Florida Atlantic University contact email:  yshamma@fau.edu Edited Collection on Joe Brainard First and Second Generation New York School poetry is so frequently lined with or bound by Joe Brainard’s artwork that its material…

JOB: Departmental Lecturer in American History (Fixed Term), University of Oxford (22 July)

Oxford University is seeking a Departmental Lecturer in American History (1776 – 1914), tenable from 1 October 2016 for a fixed-term of 1 year. Applications are invited from scholars with active research and teaching interests in any area of American History of that period. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability and willingness to give…

JOB: Associate Lecturer in US Politics (Fixed Term), Birkbeck College, University of London (5 July)

Birkbeck College London is looking for an Associate Lecturer A to teach the first (Autumn) half of the undergraduate module “The United States in International Politics” and the first (Autumn) half of the postgraduate module “American Foreign Policy.” These are full-year modules that run from 6-8pm on Tuesday and Friday, respectively, and the candidate is…