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Symposium: "Pre-Columbian & Early Colonial Florida" (Oct 27-28)
The History Council in St. Petersburg, FL is hosting a symposium on October 27-28 that will feature many experts on Florida as it existed before and during the time of the first contact by Europeans with Native Americans.
CFA: Blacks on the Left Symposium
The Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (Rose Library) at Emory University is pleased to announce the symposium, “Blacks on the Left" (May 31-June 1, 2019). In this spirit, we invite proposals for papers that will illuminate the braided histories of struggles against racism, state violence, and capitalism alongside the individuals and organizations that engaged in those conflicts.
NCPH Award Program
NCPH awards recognize excellence in the diverse ways public historians apply their skills to the world around us.
Ronald Hoffman (1941-2018)
Ronald Hoffman, who retired as Director of the Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture and Professor of History at William & Mary in 2013, passed away on September 4th.
Loring Fellowship on the Civil War
The Boston Athenaeum and the Massachusetts Historical Society will offer one Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship on the Civil War, its Origins, and Consequences.
New England Regional Fellowship Consortium Grants
The New England Regional Fellowship Consortium (NERFC), a collaboration of twenty-seven major cultural agencies, will offer at least twenty awards in 2019-2020.