The History Graduate Student Association at Louisiana State University is pleased to announce its third annual Graduate History Conference, to take place on March 23 and 24, 2012. The conference is an opportunity for graduate student scholars to present original research and receive critical feedback from peers and experts in their respective fields. The keynote speaker is David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History at Harvard University and author of The Ideological Origins of the British Empire and The Declaration of Independence: A Global History.
We invite submissions for panels or individual papers from graduate students at all levels of study. Proposals may cover all fields and approaches of historical scholarship and span all chronological and geographical boundaries.
PAPER PROPOSALS MUST BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 1, 2011
Please limit proposals to 300 words. Paper submissions should include a working title and brief description of the central argument, as well as a copy of the scholarís curriculum vita. For panel proposals, please include a 200-word description of the panel topic in addition to the individual paper abstracts and vitae. If selected, participants must submit a final paper by February 1, 2012.
Please send proposals and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at http://www.lsu.edu/student_organizations/hgsa/conference.html.
Department of History
Louisiana Sate University
237D Himes Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
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