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[Call for nominations]: The 2021 CBHA/ACHA Award for Best Book in Canadian Business History

The 2021 CBHA/ACHA Award for Best Book in Canadian Business History The CBHA/ACHA, Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Canada, offers a bi-annual prize for the Best Book in Canadian Business History, broadly defined. The prize committee encourages the submission of books from all methodological perspectives. It is particularly interested in innovative studies that have the potential to expand the boundaries of the discipline. Scholars, publishers, and other interested parties may submit nominations. Eligible books can have either a Canadian or an international focus, which includes a Canadian perspective. They must be written in English or French and be published during the two years prior to the award, that is, in 2019 and 2020.  Thanks to the generous donation of an anonymous donor, the award includes a prize of $10,000. Four copies of a book must accompany a nomination and be submitted to the CBHA/ACHA Prize Coordinator Professor Dimitry Anastakis University o

CFP: Western Association of Women Historians, 53rd Annual Conference

CFP: Western Association of Women Historians 53rd Annual Conference April 22–24, 2021 | Online For the first time, the Western Association of Women Historians’ annual conference will be held fully online. The virtual conference will foster critical conversations around all fields, regions, and periods of history. If there was ever a moment to think collectively it's now—but at the same time, many of us are experiencing “Zoom fatigue.” We propose to navigate this divide by bringing us together via dynamic discussion and conversations. To that end, this year's conference will replace the traditional 20-minute individual paper reading with shorter and more interactive presentation styles. We encourage non-traditional formats and topics, including roundtables on topics such as pedagogy, digital humanities, or public history. In addition, this year we offer “mentoring pods” for conversations around academic publishing, health and wellness, activism; poster presentations in a digital

CFP [deadline approaching]: AHA 2022

Call for Proposals for the 135th Annual Meeting in New Orleans Guidelines available here The AHA's annual meeting is the largest yearly gathering of historians in the United States. All historians are welcome and encouraged to submit proposals. The AHA also invites historically focused proposals from colleagues in related disciplines and from AHA affiliated societies. The Program Committee will consider all proposals that advance the study, teaching, and public presentation of history. The Association seeks submissions on the histories of all places, periods, people, and topics; on the uses of diverse sources and methods, including digital history; and on theory and the uses of history itself in a wide variety of venues. We invite proposals for sessions in a variety of formats and encourage lively interaction among presenters and with the audience. Session Proposals Sessions last for 90 minutes. Most sessions will be limited to four speakers plus a chair. The Program Committee will

Virtual seminar: History PhDs in the World of Entrepreneurship

History PhDs in the World of Entrepreneurship Jan 21, 2021 11:00 AM EST Chair: Edward J. Balleisen, Duke University Panel: Elizabeth Brake, Venture for America; Heather Lee Miller, Historical Research Associates, Inc.; Jacqueline Olich, RTI International; Michael Thomas Tworek, Harvard University This roundtable features several history PhDs who have gone on to entrepreneurial careers. As the participants will describe, historical expertise can facilitate the sort of analysis that is indispensable for entrepreneurial action, allowing them to identify unmet needs and fashion a strategy to meet them. Register here

Call for articles: UPF Journal of World History

From the editorial board of Entremons: UPF Journal of World History we would like to encourage you to send us an original text for its possible inclusion in the next issue of our journal. Entremons: UPF Journal of World History is an annual publication sponsored by the University Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) and accepts both academic articles and recently published books' reviews about World History. The texts that will be considered for publication shoud be sent to our e-mail adress: revista.entremons@upf.edu until March 1st, 2021. Articles can be written in English, Spanish or Catalan, and they must include a summary and keywords both in the original language and in Englih. Rules for citations can be found at our website: www.entremons.org We are very much looking forward to articles related to Women's and Gender History and to welcome you to be part of our project!

CFP: Western Association of Women Historians 53rd Annual Conference April 22–24, 2021 | Online

CFP: Western Association of Women Historians 53rd Annual Conference April 22–24, 2021 | Online For the first time, the  Western Association of Women Historians’s annual conference will be held fully online. The virtual conference will foster critical conversations around all fields, regions, and periods of history. If there was ever a moment to think collectively it's now—but at the same time, many of us are experiencing “Zoom fatigue.” We propose to navigate this divide by bringing us together via dynamic discussion and conversations. To that end, this year's conference will replace the traditional 20-minute individual paper reading with shorter and more interactive presentation styles. We encourage non-traditional formats and topics, including roundtables on topics such as pedagogy, digital humanities, or public history. In addition, this year we offer “mentoring pods” for conversations around academic publishing, health and wellness, activism; poster presentations in a digit