Call for Papers: 2019 Undergraduate History Association Conference

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December 4th, 2018

The Fourth Annual Undergraduate Academic History Conference will take place on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Students will present conference papers of their own historical interests on group panels, followed by commentary and a Q&A segment. Presentations will be no longer than 12 minutes.

The Undergraduate History Association at Boston University welcomes submissions for its annual conference. Research paper proposals should be individually-researched papers on historical subjects. The UHA welcomes applications from all undergraduates regardless of major and on any topic. Suggested paper themes include, but are not limited to:

  • Society and Culture
  • Politics, Government, and Law
  • Industry and Technology
  • Identity, Ethnicity, and Race
  • Nation-building
  • Wars, Battles, Weaponry
  • Periods of Crisis

Proposals must be 250-300 words and include a working bibliography, a working title, and a one page resume or CV. Email proposals to uha@bu.edu in PDF format. The deadline is 11:59pm on December 29th, 2018.

For further information, contact the UHA at uha@bu.edu or Faculty Advisor to the UHA, Professor Andrew David at andavid@bu.edu.

Students whose papers are chosen will present their work at the UHA Conference on Sunday, April 7, 2019.