The 46th annual Florida Conference of Historians will be held March 15th -18th, 2007 in Orlando, Florida. We welcome single papers and whole panels in any field of history. We welcome papers from college faculty, high school teachers, and graduate and undergraduate students from anywhere in the world. The keynote speaker will be Jack E. Davis, Professor of Florida and Environmental History at University of Florida. He is the author of Race Against Time: Culture and Separation in Natchez since 1930 (Louisiana State University Press, 2001, paperback 2004) and co editor with Raymond Arsenault of Paradise Lost? The Environmental History of Florida (University Press of Florida, 2005).
The conference will be held at the Walt Disney World Grosvenor Resort. Mention Florida Conference of Historians to get the group rate of $119 plus tax per night. Hotel reservations must be made by February 15, 2007 and can be made by calling 1-800- 624-4109 or at www.grosvenorresort.com. Of all the Disney World locations, the Grosvenor Resort has the most to offer your family. Enjoy an elegant stay and comfortable price in the Downtown Disney® Resort area! The spacious and comfortable lobby features an elegant British and Colonial interior design. Gracious amenities and extensive recreation facilities combine with full service for a great price value. Children will enjoy the opportunity to dine with their favorite Disney Characters. Adults will appreciate the complimentary transportation from the resort to any of the theme parks.
Deadline for submission of papers is January 22, 2007.
Registration before January 22, 2007:
Full time employed professionals: $100
Graduate students and adjuncts: $45
Undergraduate students: $35
Late registration is $110, $50, $40 respectively.
Please send checks for registration made out to Florida Conference of Historians to:
Dr. Steven MacIsaac
Division of Social Sciences
2800 University Blvd. N.
Jacksonville, FL 32211
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