Postgraduate and Early Career Conference in Early American History 2018

Postgraduate and Early Career Conference in Early American History 2018
Date
23 Mar 2018, 09:00 to 23 Mar 2018, 18:00
Type
Conference / Symposium
Venue
IHR Wolfson Conference Suite, NB01/NB02, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Description

The IHR, British Group of Early American Historians (BGEAH) and the British American Nineteenth Century Historians’ postgraduate community invite you to attend the 3rd annual Early American History conference for postgraduate researchers and early career academics. This day-long conference is aimed at postgraduate researchers and early career academics working on any facet of North American or Atlantic history from the seventeenth through to the end of the nineteenth century. In addition to a senior guest speaker, a workshop will explore pre-circulated works in progress, followed by practical panels serving the specific needs of the postgraduate and early career Americanist community. 


The IHR is a leading centre of early American scholarship in Europe. Its North American Room houses one of the foremost UK collections of published material relating to the history of the United States, Caribbean, and Canada.  

For a provisional conference programme, click here.  
General Admission: £15.00 

Tea, coffee, and lunch is provided to all attendees.

Advance registration online is required to attend this conference 

All attendees are invited to join us for drinks at Birkbeck College afterwards to be followed by dinner TBD. To ensure a dinner reservation, please contact Gareth Davis.


Howell Daniels & BAAS- US Embassy London Student Bursaries
There are a limited number of bursaries available up to a total of £150 to facilitate travel and registration for students who would like to attend the conference from outside London and the South East.*
To apply for a bursary, students should apply to the IHR Events Office with the following information:
Name:
Institution:
Reason for Application:
Approximate travel costs:

*Second class travel only, and where possible outside of peak hours.

Applications will close on Friday 2 March 2018

Contact

IHR Events Office
ihr.events@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8740