Fellowship – Five College Women’s Studies Research Center

FIVE COLLEGE WOMEN’S STUDIES RESEARCH CENTER A collaborative project of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst The Center invites applications for its RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIPS for 2009-2010 from scholars and teachers at all levels of the educational system, as well as from artists, community organizers and political activists, both…

CfP – Women’s History in Massachusetts

SEEKING ARTICLES ON WOMEN’S HISTORY IN MASSACHUSETTS The Historical Journal of Massachusetts (HJM) is seeking articles relating to women’s history in Massachusetts. In future issues we hope to publish one article per issue on women’s history. We welcome submissions from diverse sources: historians, journalists, undergraduate and graduate students, teachers, and local history enthusiasts. Please contact…

Call for Panelists – Rural Feminism

Jenny Barker-Devine is interested in creating a panel on Rural Women and Feminism for the 2009 National Women’s Studies Association Conference, November 12-15, in Atlanta. The CFP may be found here: http://www.nwsaconference.org/cms/?q=node/21 Her paper discusses theoretical frameworks for rural farm women’s activism in the United States since 1945, and considers how women utilized a rhetoric shaped by “Relational…