Call for Submissions: Metropolitan Museum Journal The Editorial Board of the peer-reviewed Metropolitan Museum Journal invites submissions of original research on works of art in the Museum’s collection. There are two sections: Articles and Research Notes. Articles contribute extensive and thoroughly argued scholarship. Research Notes typically present a concise, neatly bounded aspect of ongoing investigation, […]
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Special Issue of The Journal of the Gilded Age & Progressive Era The Suffrage Centennial Guest Editors: Cathleen Cahill, Crystal Feimster, and Kimberly Hamlin In 2020 the nation will observe the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, one of the most significant civil rights milestones in U.S. history and the culmination of […]
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 dissertation must be completed during the period July 1, 2018 through […]
In 2015, the inaugural Mary Nickliss Prize in U.S. Women’s and/or Gender History was awarded, thanks to a generous gift to endow this prize fund from Alexandra M. Nickliss. The prize is named after Professor Nickliss’ mother, Mary Jurich Nickliss (1920–2017), the child of Serbian immigrants, who arrived in the United States in the early […]
The Irene Ledesma Prize is awarded to a Ph.D. graduate student and intended to support research in western women’s and gender history by the Coalition for Western Women’s History (CWWH). The $1,000 Prize supports travel to collections or other research expenses related to the histories of women and gender in the North American West. Applicants […]
The Woodrow Wilson Foundation 2019 Women’s Studies Fellows list includes two CCWH members. Congratulations to: Hannah Frydman • Rutgers University-New Brunswick, history Between the Lines: Sex, Work, and Business in the Parisian Classifieds, 1881-1940 and Michaela Kleber • College of William & Mary, history Gendered Societies, Sexual Empires: Early French Colonization among the Illinois […]