posts categorized asCall for Proposals

BC Labor Heritage Centre Call for Articles and Papers: Deadline October 10

by on September 24, 2015

The B.C. Labour Heritage Centre is an independent not-for-profit historical society with charity status, working to preserve and expand the knowledge of the important role of workers in the history of British Columbia. To further support the research and writing of BC labour history, the Centre is soliciting, for use in all of these capacities, original works of historical research exploring some aspect of BC’s rich labour history.

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Journal of Policy History (Deadline: December 4, 2015)

by on June 22, 2015

The Institute for Political History, the Journal of Policy History, and the Peabody College of Vanderbilt University are hosting the ninth biennial Conference on Policy History at the Loews® Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee from Wednesday, June 1 to Saturday, June 4, 2016.

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NALHC: Labor, Law, and Progressive Activism (CFP Deadline: April 30)

by , on March 24, 2015

October 22-24, 2015, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. 37th Annual North American Labor History Conference. The Program Committee of the NALHC, an international conference with global perspectives on labor history, invites proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, talks, etc. on the theme of Labor, Law, and Progressive Activism for our thirty-seventh annual meeting.

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UALE Conference 2015, Local to Global: Working in a Changing World

by on November 20, 2014

Deadline: December 19, 2014. The United Association for Labor Education (UALE) invites labor educators, community organizers, organizers based in worker centers, and others committed to worker education to unite together in Orlando, FL for a conference dedicated to addressing the needs workers and labor educators in a an increasingly changing environment.

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Herbert G. Gutman Dissertation Prize, Submissions Due January 3rd, 2015

by on November 10, 2014

The Labor and Working Class History Association (LAWCHA) is pleased to announce this year’s Herbert Gutman Dissertation Prize, established with the cooperation with the University of Illinois Press. LAWCHA, founded in 1998, encourages the study of working-class men and women, their lives, workplaces, communities, organizations, cultures, activism, and societal contexts.

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LERA 67th Annual Meeting, May 28-31, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA

by on November 5, 2014

The LERA Program Committee has issued a call for session and paper proposals for stimulating, creative, and controversial symposia related to this theme as well as other proposals that deal with topics of current interest and the mission of the Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA).

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Using History to Make Slavery History, (CFP Deadline: October 15)

by on August 12, 2014

This antislavery conference, building on its predecessor sponsored by Historians Against Slavery in 2013, is designed to facilitate dialogue, scholarship, and action in our efforts to end contemporary slavery. This conference seeks to bring together survivors and other activists from as varied backgrounds as possible, educators at both K-12 and college levels, government officials, and scholars to illuminate vital themes that can inform today’s movement.

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