The Brian Bertoti History Conference is a graduate-level conference that provides young historians the opportunity to present original research in an academic yet cordial environment. All graduate and distinguished undergraduate students are invited to submit papers of historical interest regardless of major or academic field of interest.
All papers will be considered. The History Graduate Student Association particularly welcomes papers or panels on the following topics: American Civil War and Southern History; Virginia and Colonial America; the Transatlantic World; Ancient and Modern Military History; French and British Imperialism; the Middle East; Latin Studies; Gender and Race; Image and Identity Construction; Science and Technology.
Three prizes will be awarded at this conference’s conclusion:
$200 Bertoti Award for the best overall history paper
$100 Curtis Award for the best American Civil War related paper
$100 European/Latin American Studies Award to the best paper in the related fields of history, languages, literature, and cultural studies
Please submit a one-page abstract and brief vita by January 14, 2005, to Chrystal Jones, Vice-President of the History Graduate Student Association, via e-mail at the e-mail address provided below. To be considered for any of the above mentioned awards please submit your paper via email or to the address posted on our website by March 16, 2005.
Send comments and questions to H-Net
Webstaff. H-Net reproduces announcements that have been submitted to us as a
free service to the academic community. If you are interested in an announcement
listed here, please contact the organizers or patrons directly. Though we strive
to provide accurate information, H-Net cannot accept responsibility for the text of
announcements appearing in this service. (Administration)