Prize Contest – Journal of Women’s History

The Editorial Board of the Journal of Women’s History is proud to announce the initiation of a biennial prize for the best article manuscript in the field of women’s history authored by a graduate student. Manuscripts in any chronological and geographical area are welcome. We seek work that has broad significance for the field of…

New articles – Philatelic feminism, Virginia Woolf, Third-Wave Feminsim in Women’s Studies Volume 40, Issue 7, October-November 2011

Women’s Studies, Vol. 40, No. 7, 01 Oct 2011 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online. This new issue contains the following articles: Original Articles Philatelic Feminism: The Portrayal of Women on Stamps of Argentina, Colombia, Cuba, and the United States (1893–2006) DAVID BUSHNELL Pages: 829-852 DOI: 10.1080/00497878.2011.603622 “Right at the Meat of…

CfP – Of related interest – Gender and History special issue on Gender and Religion

Issue editors: Joanna DeGroot (University of York) and Sue Morgan (University of Chichester) Call for papers From medieval female spirituality to modern Hindu or Muslim ‘fundamentalisms’, from Buddhist saints and African healers to nineteenth-century muscular Christianity, histories of gender and religion have attracted increasing attention from scholars over the last two decades. This special issue…

New Web Resource – History to Herstory Project

The History to Herstory Project team would really appreciate your help in evaluating our new website, its learning resources and image catalogue. The History to Herstory project celebrates Yorkshire women’s lives from 1100 to the present day. The website contains a catalogue of archive documents and images, giving direct access to primary source material of…

New Articles in the History of Feminism from Women’s History Review Volume 20, Issue 4, September 2011

Women’s History Review, Vol. 20, No. 4, 01 Sep 2011is now available online onTaylor & Francis Online. This new issue contains the following articles: Articles Founding the International Federation for Research in Women’s History, 1987–2007 Karen Offen Pages: 491-495 DOI: 10.1080/09612025.2011.599602 Feminisms Debating Individualism and Altruism: Gertrud Bäumer, Ellen Key and the ethical foundations of…

New Resource – America’s Women in the Revolutionary Era, 1760-1790: A History through Bibliography, 3 volumes

The DAR Library has just published a new set of books titled America’s Women in the Revolutionary Era, 1760-1790: A History through Bibliography. This massive 3-volume set contains over 3,000 pages of bibliographic information arranged by subjects and geographical areas. If interested, please visit the following link for additional information: http://www.dar.org/library/publication.cfm