CFP: Society for the History of Women in the Americas Conference (4 April 2016)

  Society for the History of Women in the Americas Annual Conference Wednesday 29th June 2016 Royal Holloway, University of LondonThe Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) welcomes proposals for its ninth annual conference, co-organised with The Bedford Centre for the History of Women, Royal Holloway, University of London. The theme…

CFP: Writing Back: Subverting Dominant Narratives in American Culture (14 March 2016)

  CFP: Writing Back: Subverting Dominant Narratives in American Culture An interdisciplinary conference at King’s College London, organised by the American Studies Research Group. Discourses on the concept of collective cultural memory and histories are prevalent in modern society. They are a way of asserting group identity and also serve to exclude those who reject them.…

Lecturer in American History Post 1800, University of Sheffield (10 March 2016)

  The Department of History at the University of Sheffield is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in American History Since c. 1800. We are interested in applications from historians of North, Central, South, and/or Caribbean America. This is an exciting time to join the Department. We are actively recruiting to a number of posts to…

Lecturer in American History Before 1860, University of Exeter (15 March 2016)

  The University of Exeter seeks to appoint a full time, permanent post of Lecturer in American History/History of the Americas who will contribute to extending the research profile of History at Exeter, particularly in areas related or complementary to American History/History of the Americas pre-1860, or the Atlantic World, 1600-1850, including slavery, or material…

New Rosa Parks Biography Website

  Jeanne Theoharis (Brooklyn College, CUNY) and Say Burgin (University of Leeds) have created a new teaching and learning website based on Rosa Parks long life of radical ideas and activism, especially around criminal justice work. The Rebellious Life of Rosa Parks is now live and ready and can be found at rosaparksbiography.org. The site is supported by…

CFP: Final Call for NSRN International Conference on Indigenous Environments (12 February 2016)

CFP: FINAL CALL FOR NSRN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTS Native Studies Research Network, UK Fourth International Conference further details: http://www.nsrn-uk.org/ Call for Papers: Indigenous Environments: Contested, Negotiated, Sustained An international conference hosted by the Native Studies Research Network, UK, University of East Anglia, Norwich, July 6-8, 2016 The Native Studies Research Network, UK, invites…