The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the Fifteenth Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student Conference.
The Barnes Club Conference will be held on March 25-26, at Temple University's Center City Campus, located at 1515 Market Street in downtown Philadelphia. Proposals from graduate students for individual papers and/or panels are welcome on any topic, time period, or approach to history. Cash prizes will be awarded to the best papers in American, European, and International history, along with the prestigious Russell F. Weigley U.S. Army Heritage Center Foundation Award. The registration fee is $40 for presenters and attendees. A continental breakfast, lunch, and pre- and post-conference receptions are included.
Please submit a one-page proposal that outlines your original research and a current C.V. no later than January 30, 2011. The Barnes Club Conference Committee will evaluate proposals and inform participants by February 7, 2011. Final drafts of papers and registration fees are due no later than March 4, 2011. Electronic submission is required to email@example.com.
In addition to paper presentations, the conference will continue a successful program of work-shops and round-table discussions to take place on Friday March 25, the evening prior to the conference. Topics will include publishing, interviewing, and grant submission, among others.
Jeremy Varon, a professor of history at the New School for Social Research, will deliver the key-note lecture on Saturday, March 26. He is the author of Bringing the War Home: The Weather Underground, The Red Army Faction, and Revolutionary Violence in the Sixties and Seventies .
Lynette Mattson, Sarah Robey, Matthew Shannon
Department of History
Gladfelter Hall, 9th Floor
1115 West Berks Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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