The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the Sixteenth Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student History Conference.
The Barnes Club Conference will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM at Temple's Center City Campus in downtown Philadelphia. The Barnes Club Conference is one of the largest and most prestigious graduate student conferences in the region, drawing participants from across the nation and around the world.
Proposals from graduate students for individual papers and/or panels are welcome on any topic, time period, or approach to history. We welcome proposals that foreground public history. Please submit no later than January 15, 2012:
- 150-300 word abstract that outlines your original research
- Current C.V.
- Please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Panels will include two or three paper presentations, running roughly twenty minutes each, with comment and questions to follow. At the conclusion of the conference, cash prizes will be awarded to the best papers in the categories of American, European, World, and military history.
The registration fee is $40 for presenters and attendees. A continental breakfast, lunch, and pre- and post-conference receptions are included. Stay tuned for further information about the conference’s keynote address speaker.
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