The History Graduate Student Association at Louisiana State University is pleased to announce the 2011 History Graduate Conference, to take place on March 25 and 26, 2011. The conference is an outstanding opportunity for emerging graduate student scholars to present original research and receive critical feedback from peers and experts in their respective fields. The scheduled keynote speaker is Thomas Sugrue, David Boies Professor of History and Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania and winner of the Bancroft Prize in American History for Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit.
We invite submissions encompassing all fields and approaches of historical scholarship, and covering all chronological and geographical boundaries.
PAPER PROPOSALS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 15, 2010
Please limit proposals to 300 words, and include the scholarís name, home institution, e-mail address, fundamental research question, and argument to be made in addition to a copy of the scholarís curriculum vita.
If selected, participants will be asked to submit a final paper by February 1, 2011.
Submit proposals and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, you may visit our website at http://www.lsu.edu/student_organizations/hgsa/.
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