Women and the Wider World 2017
The University of Birmingham is honoured to be hosting the 26th annual Women’s History Network conference on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 September 2017, on the theme of ‘Women and the Wider World’.
The Women’s History Network is a national association and charity for the promotion of women’s history and the encouragement of women and men interested in women’s history.
Following its establishment in 1991, the network has grown year by year. Today it is a UK national charity with members including working historians, researchers, independent scholars, teachers, librarians, and many other individuals both within academia and beyond. The network reaches out to welcome women and men from any background who share a passion for women’s history.
- Panel proposals (90 minute) should include a session title, a named organiser as contact (who will be responsible for communicating with the remaining panel members), a session abstract of no more than 200-300 words and up to three 20-minute paper abstracts of 200-300 words. If the panel organiser is also proposed as a Chair and not speaking, please provide a short biography.
- Roundtable/workshop/object-handling session proposals (90 minute) should include a themed title, a named organiser as contact (who will be responsible for communicating with the remaining panel members), a session abstract of 500 words and brief biographies of all panellists.
- Individual 20-minute paper proposals should be no more than 200-300 words long and include a short biography.
- Poster proposals should be no more than 200-300 words long and include a short biography.
Authors/panel organisers will be notified regarding acceptance of their contribution after all submissions have been reviewed.
Proposals should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, 3 February, 2017.
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