Historians of the Twentieth Century United States (HOTCUS) will be hosting its 15th Annual Conference at Northumbria University between the 21-23 June 2023. The plenary speaker is Professor Bruce J. Schulman (Boston University), whose keynote is titled: “The New American Political Tradition And The People Who Made It.” The Annual Conference will feature papers from scholars interested in American History, as well as panels on pedagogy, publishing in journals, book panels and a PG/ECR Workshop led by Professor Schulman. The conference draft schedule is available here.

Registration for the 2023 Annual Conference is now open, via the following link: Conference Registration. 

In addition, for the 2023 annual conference, HOTCUS is delighted to be able to offer modest travel and childcare bursaries for attendants. If you are hoping to apply for a modest travel or childcare bursary to help with conference travel and/or attendance, please submit applications by downloading the Conference Bursary Form and sending it to [email protected] by May 28, 2023. Please note that funding is not guaranteed for all applicants and may not cover all of your associated costs, and only eligible attendants will be considered. The eligibility criteria for these travel and childcare bursaries are available on the form.