News

news-wordcloudThe Public History Commons is a place to find news of potential interest to public historians.  We post approximately one group of announcements here each week, largely taking over the function of the National Council on Public History’s long-running listserv, H-Public.  These items, along with additional NCPH-specific news, can also be found in the weekly Public History News Update which is distributed via email to NCPH members.  To submit an item for possible inclusion in these venues, send us an email (news[at]publichistorycommons.org).

News Editors:  Debbie Doyle, Cathy Stanton

Professional opportunities May 18, 2015

To submit an item for the News Feed, send an email to: news[at]publichistorycommons.org CFP: Society of Architectural Historians 2016 Annual International Conference – April 6 -10, 2016, Pasadena, California, U.S. DEADLINE: June 9, 2015 CONF: “Collecting and Composing: An Oral … Continue reading

Professional opportunities May 12, 2015

To submit an item for the News Feed, send an email to: news[at]publichistorycommons.org AWARD: ICOM International Committee for Audiovisual and New Technologies of Image and Sound – competition for audiovisual and multimedia projects by museums and cultural institutions. DEADLINE EXTENDED: … Continue reading

Professional opportunities May 5, 2015

To submit an item for the News Feed, send an email to: news[at]publichistorycommons.org CFP: “Gender, War, and Memory in the Anglo-American World” – Oct. 1-3 , 2015, Oxford, Mississippi, U.S. DEADLINE: June 15, 2015 CFP: “The Politics of Memory: Victimization, … Continue reading

Professional opportunities April 28, 2015

To submit an item for the News Feed, send an email to: news[at]publichistorycommons.org ANNCT: “Staging Our Histories: History (a)Live: Pasts off the Page & on the Stage” – May 31, 2015, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada CONF: “Beyond the Professoriate: An online … Continue reading

Professional opportunities April 21, 2015

To submit an item for the News Feed, send an email to: news[at]publichistorycommons.org ANNCT: Public History Discussion Group – “‘Negotiating control in the construction of the mental health recovery archive” (Anna Sexton) – April 25, 2015, London, U.K. AWARD: 2015 … Continue reading

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