H-Childhood is an edited network focused on the history of childhood and youth. Subscriptions to H-Childhood are free. The H-Childhood network is co-sponsored by the Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) and H-Net.

Recent Network Content

Call for Applications: NetMAR Summer School (University of Bamberg, July 2022)

Teaching (in) the Middle Ages: Arts – Rituals – Education

25-31 July, University of Bamberg, Germany
Deadline: 15 May 2022

“NetMAR”, the Network for Medieval Arts and Rituals (https://netmar.cy/), is organising an interdisciplinary summer school
on “Teaching (in) the Middle Ages: Arts – Rituals – Education” in July 2022, which will be dedicated to both the Byzantine and the Western Middle Ages.

Children in Crisis VI conference, WGC 24.2.22

The Holocaust Studies Program of Western Galilee College, Akko, Israel
The Children of War, Holocaust and Genocide Project 
    are honored to invite you to an online conference    
Children in Crisis VI
Multidimensional Perspectives

Bringing together historians of child rehabilitation after the Holocaust with practitioners working with War and Genocide affected children today

Reminder: SHCY Outreach Grant CFA


REMINDER: Applications due Feb. 28!

The Society for the History of Childhood and Youth will award two $500 grants and one $1500 grant for events that take place in 2022–23.

The $500 grants will help defray expenses for speakers, workshops, and other scholarly events fully or partially devoted to the history of children and youth. Possible uses: