The OVHC is a general conference open to all historians and advanced graduate students. We welcome proposals on all periods and specializations including public history, digital history, and teaching history.
What, when & where
Call for papers for the 34th Ohio Valley History Conference.
The University of Tennessee at Martin will host the 2018 Ohio Valley History Conference at the Boling University Center in Martin, TN on October 18-20, 2018
The OVHC is a general conference open to all historians and advanced graduate students. We welcome proposals on all periods and specializations including public history, digital history, and teaching history. We especially invite proposals related to the centennial of U.S. participation in the Great War and the semicentennial of 1968. Proposals can be submitted as individual papers or full panels. We also welcome volunteers to chair panels or provide comment.
Location: We have reserved a block of rooms at the Hampton Inn in Martin (731-587-5800). Directions to the Boling University Center can be found at http://www.utm.edu/departments/ucenter/directions.php.
If you have any questions, please contact Richard Garlitz, conference coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline & how to apply
The deadline for submissions is Friday, June 29, 2018. Please send proposals to Richard Garlitz at email@example.com.
Submission process: For a panel, please submit the panel title, a 100-word abstract of each paper, and a 1-2 page cv for each participant. For individual papers, please submit a 250-word abstract and a 1-2 page cv. Volunteers to chair sessions or provide comment should submit a 1-2 page cv indicating areas of interest and expertise. All proposals should be in a Word document and include the affiliation and contact information of each participant.
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