The graduate students of the Department of History at the University of Colorado at Boulder are pleased to announce the 2005 meeting of the Rocky Mountain Interdisciplinary History Conference. This academic conference is designed for graduate students in all disciplines, and provides a congenial atmosphere in which students may present work, network with fellow graduate students, gain experience in public speaking, and attend workshops specifically tailored to graduate student interests. First-time presenters are especially encouraged to participate. If you are working on an interesting project that deals with a historical topic, this conference provides an excellent environment in which to share your work!
The deadline for submissions is June 1, 2005. Please send a one-page abstract of your paper and a current c.v. to: RMIHC, Dept. of History, UCB 234, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309-0234.
We welcome submissions from graduate students working in any discipline. Past participants have come from fields as diverse as history, political science, cultural studies, film, art history, philosophy, comparative literature, and theatre. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
Regional, National, or International History
Race, Ethnicity and Cultural Identity
History of Ideas
History of Science and Technology
Development of Social or Cultural Thought
History of Education
Papers should be 10-15 pages, not including endnotes and bibliography.
Presentations will be strictly limited to 20 minutes. Every paper will receive commentary by another graduate student, and a faculty member will moderate each panel session. Presentations will be followed by a question and answer session.
Presentation abstracts will be posted online.
Conference Proceedings will be published on CD-ROM and distributed to attendees.
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