HOTCUS Annual Conference: Call for Papers

University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 16-18th June 2017

Plenary Speaker:

Professor Penny Von Eschen (Cornell University)

Papers from members or non-members are requested on all topics concerning the history of the United States from 1890 to the present. Individual or panel proposals are welcome (panels should have no more than three presenters in total). Topics for papers or panels might include:

  • Political and policy history
  • Race and racism
  • Gender and sexuality
  • Citizenship and immigration
  • Capitalism and economics
  • Religion
  • Domesticity and the home
  • Conservatism and liberalism
  • Environmental history
  • Urban history
  • Border history
  • Native American history
  • Cultural and intellectual history
  • International and transnational history
  • “State of the field” debates

Please send a brief CV and a summary of the proposed paper or panel of no more than 300 words per paper by 4 February 2017 to the HOTCUS Events Secretary, Nicholas Grant: