Virtual NYPL Program 3/9: Sex, Lies, and Suffrage History

Type: 
Event
New York,
Date: 
March 9, 2022
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archival Science, Biography, Political History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Please join us on Wednesday, March 9th at 1pm EST for The New York Public Library's next Work/Cited program.

Reading old age, the ageing body and memory in British and American literature and texts of culture

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
June 1, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Biography, Demographic History / Studies, Literature, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences

Call for Papers
Reading old age, the ageing body and memory in British and American literature and texts of culture


The Polish Journal of English Studies

62nd Annual National Conference of the Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG-UNN 2022)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 20, 2022 to September 24, 2022
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Social Sciences, Environmental History / Studies, Biography, Economic History / Studies

The Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic has had huge impacts on public health systems, society, food systems, education, and economies and has led to massive transformations in the way we live and work

Analyzing Fiction Films: Dramaturgical Tools for Researchers

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 6, 2022 to March 27, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Fine Arts, Film and Film History, Biography

Analyzing Fiction Films: Dramaturgical Tools for Researchers

6,13,20,27 March 2022
International Workshop

Course Facilitator: Eduardo Rencurrell Díaz, Ph.D 

Free webinar on Frederick Law Olmsted and sons on Feb. 14 (90 minutes)

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 14, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Biography, Environmental History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Urban Design and Planning

This April 26 marks the bicentennial of the birth of Frederick Law Olmsted, the master designer of public parks and a founder of the field of American landscape architecture. To help mark the occasion, the Forest History Society presents a free webinar with historian and filmmaker Laurence Cotton (originator of and consulting producer to the PBS special “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America”) on Feb. 14.

Communist Biographies – New perspectives, sources and discussions

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2022 to August 31, 2022
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Biography

More than thirty years ago, the possibility of research on the history of the communist movement and regime opened up in Czechoslovakia as well in other former state-socialist countries. The few attempts to produce scholarly biographies of politicians and other personalities associated with communist ideology and practice stood somewhat apart from the multitude of topics, research areas, and methodological approaches. Rather, the period demand for “filling in the blanks” prompted the rapid publication of the “secrets” hidden in the archives on partial issues and cases.

The National Portrait Gallery Announces the Director's Essay Prize & Scholar Day 2022

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 20, 2022 to March 7, 2022
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Biography, Fine Arts, African American History / Studies

The Director's Essay Prize

Established in 2019, the Director’s Essay Prize fosters leading research in the field of visual biography and American portraiture. The award includes a cash prize of $3,000 for the author of a published essay that explores and enriches the interdisciplinary nature of American art, biography, history, and cultural identity. The recipient will be asked to present a paper on their essay topic at the National Portrait Gallery during an award ceremony in Fall 2022.

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