The National Council for Public History has extended the deadline for proposals for its 2021 Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, that illuminate the ways stories of the past bring meaning to the present and that consider how narratives form and re-form through the ongoing nature of their interpretation. To learn more about the […]
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We invite learners of all ages to explore the long, complex, and ongoing efforts to ensure full citizenship for women in the United States. In honor of the centennial of the 1920 ratification of the Constitution’s 19th Amendment, which declared that the right to vote could not be denied “on account of […]
Call for Papers Special issue of Southern Cultures: Built/Unbuilt Guest Editor: Burak Erdim, NC State University College of Design Southern Cultures, the award-winning, peer-reviewed quarterly from UNC’s Center for the Study of the American South, encourages submissions from scholars, writers, and artists for Built/Unbuilt, to be published Summer 2021. We will be accepting submissions for […]
Lerner-Scott Prize DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCTOBER 1, 2020 The Lerner-Scott Prize is given annually by the Organization of American Historians for the best doctoral dissertation in U.S. women’s history. The prize is named for Gerda Lerner and Anne Firor Scott, both pioneers in women’s history and past presidents of the OAH. A […]
New York Historical Society Museum and Library Virtual Presentations Journey into history this summer While the Museum is temporarily closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19, we invite you to join us for live, interactive Virtual Presentations exploring New York and American history! Our docents and curators will introduce you to remarkable figures from […]
The New Netherland Institute now offers an annual $1,000 prize for the best published article relating to the Dutch colonial experience in the Atlantic world, with a special sensitivity to New Netherland or its legacy. A committee of scholars will consider entries in the fields of history, archaeology, literature, language, geography, biography, and the arts. Entries […]