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Curators Positions at the CMH
December 09, 2014
 Canadian Museum of History 6 Curators PositionsDeadline to Apply  - January 15, 2015...

CHA panel posted on ActiveHistory
December 05, 2014
Each month, the CHA publishes a featured article from its Bulletin or any other source on an issue that is of relevance to its members.  This mont......

The CHA and IHAF presidents write to Ministers Raitt and Finley
December 04, 2014
Dominique Marshall and Martin Paquet expressed their concerns about the designation of public infrastructre following the federal government origin......

Royal Society of Canada
November 13, 2014
The Future Now A Report of the Royal Society of Canada’s Expert Panel on the Status and Future of Canada’s Libraries and Archives You can read th......

Call for Proposals – Civilian Internment in Canada: Histories and Legacies
November 07, 2014
Winnipeg, June 17-19, 2015   Over the past four decades, the topic of wartime civilian internment in Canada has received considerable attention f......

Lecture - 2014 Macdonald and Ferguson Prizes
October 31, 2014
Historical Research on Canada and Beyond Meeting with the winners of the CHA’s Sir John A. Macdonald and Wallace K. Ferguson Prizes. Saturday Nov......

CANADIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF BOOK CULTURE
October 23, 2014
Print & Capital The eleventh annual meeting of the CANADIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF BOOK CULTURECongress of the Humanities and Social Science......

Meet the Winners of the 2014 Macdonald and Ferguson Prizes
October 21, 2014
Historical Research on Canada and Beyond Saturday November 1, 2014 – 1 :00 p.m. to 3 :00 p.m. Festival Boardroom, Ottawa City Hall 110 Laurier Ave......

2015 CHA ANNUAL MEETINGS AND PRIZES
October 14, 2014
You want to present a paper at the 2015 CHA Annual Meeting? You have until TOMORROW, October 15, to send your proposal. In addition, all of the 20......

"Representing WWI: Perspectives at the Centenary" (Oct 31- Nov 2)
October 01, 2014
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto Registration is open for "Representing WWI: Perspectives at the Centenary" (Oct 31- Nov 2), an international history ......

CALL FOR PAPERS AND WORKSHOP PANELS
September 30, 2014
2015 Annual ConferenceDallas, Texas29-31 January In partnership with the John Goodwin Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist Universit......

The Future of the Library in the Digital Age? Worrying about Preserving our Knowledge
September 30, 2014
By Ian Milligan This blog was first posted on ActiveHistory http://activehistory.ca/2014/09/the-future-of-the-library-in-the-digital-age-worrying-......

Fellowship - University of Alberta
September 25, 2014
Announcement: Fellowship, U Alberta  The Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta is offering a fellowship of $22,000/year renewable f......

Interdisciplinary Panel on “The 1920’s in Canada”
September 18, 2014
Seeking to Organize an Interdisciplinary Panel on “The 1920’s in Canada” for CHA 2015. Are you working on a subject related to “The 1920’s in Cana......

Roundtable - Canadian Museum of History
September 17, 2014
“Celebrating Canada” Public Round Table When? 7 pmThursday, September 18, 2014 Where? Douglas J. Cardinal SalonCanadian Mus......

Colloquium
September 15, 2014
Centre interuniversitaire d'études québécoises (CIEQ) Ambiguous Encounters: Anglophone-Francophone Relations in Quebec, from the Conquest to the Q......

CFP: Oral History and Education
September 12, 2014
Book edited by Dr. Kristina R. Llewellyn and Dr. Nicholas Ng-A-Fook   Deadline for Abstracts: October 15th, 2014 Deadline for Full Submissions: ......

The Richard and Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2015
September 04, 2014
The George Washington University GW Law is pleased to invite applications for the Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2015. ......

Laurier Archives Travel Award
September 04, 2014
The Laurier Archives at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario is now accepting applications for the 2014 Joan Mitchell Travel Award. Thi......

CFP - Archivaria
September 02, 2014
Call for Papers for a 40th Anniversary Issue of Archivaria (Fall 2015) Archivaria Anniversary Issue: To Understand Ourselves In 1953, the Archive......

Help Decipher a Soldier's Letter
September 02, 2014
Scotchrood Check out Scotchrood.com and decipher a soldier's letter describing The Battle of Waterloo and Quatre. I invite amateurs and experts to......

THE UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA LIBRARIES
August 26, 2014
Job Opportunity Head, National Research Centre for Truth & Reconciliation ArchivesThe University of Manitoba Libraries seeks a dynamic, highly-mot......

Tribute to Bettina Bradbury
August 13, 2014
CHA 2014 Annual Meeting On May 26th, a group of historians gathered as part of the 2014 Canadian Historical Association Annual Meeting to discuss ......

Queen's University Archives
August 11, 2014
Geraldine Grace and Maurice Alvin McWatters Visiting Fellowship Queen’s University Archives wishes to remind everyone that the deadline for the Ge......

Call for Papers - Quebec City
August 08, 2014
Ambiguous Encounters: Anglophone-Francophone Relations in Quebec, from the Conquest to the Quiet Revolution27-28 March 2015 Historians have a long......

Remaking North American Sovereignty
July 30, 2014
Call for papers Remaking North American Sovereignty: Towards a Continental History of State Transformation in the Mid-Nineteenth Century. Date: J......

The CHA and Parks Canada
July 28, 2014
The CHA expresses it concerns to Minister Aglukkaq and Parks Canada's CEO Ottawa, July 28, 2014 The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq Minister of Enviro......

Immigration and Ethnicity in Canada
July 11, 2014
Oral History and Ethnic History The latest brochure in the series Immigration and Ethnicity in Canada written by Alexander Freund is now available......

CJH offers free temporary access to article
July 02, 2014
PROMINENT HISTORIAN OFFERS FIVE REVIEWS OF WWI ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE BEGINNING OF WORLD WAR I. The assassination of Austro-Hungarian Archduke ......

GRAMMY FOUNDATION® GRANT PROGRAM
June 24, 2014
2015 LETTER OF INQUIRY ONLINE The GRAMMY Foundation ® Grant Program is seeking applications to help facilitate the support of music preservation ......

Call for Papers
June 23, 2014
Seriously Funny – Humour in Journalism Humour has been a vital ingredient of the print media since it emerged in the 17th century. Yet it has hard......

Dr. Berthiaume 5 years at BAnQ
June 16, 2014
Dr. Berthiaume and BAnQ Dr. Guy Berthiaume, the present President and CEO of the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec  who is set to beco......

67th congress of the IHAF
June 13, 2014
Pouvoir, Politique et Résistance The 2014 Congress of the Institut d'histoire de l'Amérique française will take place October 16-18 at the Château......

Journal of the Canadian Historical Association
June 09, 2014
The 2013 Malcolm Bowie Prize Dr. Christopher Churchill was awarded the 2013 Malcolm Bowie Prize in French Studies for his article "The Unlikely Ba......

Lyle Dick to receive honorary degree
May 21, 2014
CHA's current Past-President, Lyle Dick, will be awarded an honorary degree from Brandon University at the spring convocation on May 30. Lyle is a......

Call for Papers - ACS
May 20, 2014
150 years of the Canadian Constitution: Regionalism, Federalism, Identity and Governance The Canada 150 Conference Series (1st Edition) The Assoc......

University of Saskatchewan
May 19, 2014
Canada’s Academics Invited to Sign On to Open Letter to University of Saskatchewan Board Chair, Ms. Susan Milburn We invite you to join the signat......

Conscripting Canada's Past
May 19, 2014
In the most recent issue of the Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoire,  noted historian and Canada Research Chair Yves Frenett......

CHA Graduate Student Committee
May 19, 2014
Time is flying and the CHA annual meeting starts next week. Here are some info. on the activities we’re organizing during this event.   The Socia......

Marion Dewar Prize
May 19, 2014
The National Capital Committee on the Scholarship, Preservation and Dissemination of Women’s History 17 May 2014 We wish to inform you that Rhond......

Terry Cook has passed away
May 13, 2014
It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of the great archivist, historian and educator, Terry Cook. In addition to the tremendous wor......

Conference of the CDSA
May 09, 2014
Conference of the Canadian Disability Studies Association May 28-30 at Brock University Please see the program on the Congress Website at  http:......

Australia’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
May 08, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 8, 2014 FY14-36 CONTACT: Pam Bonee (865) 576-3146 Pam.Bonee@orau.org Applications being accepted for Australia En......

ACS Conference
May 01, 2014
The Association for Canadian Studies (ACS) in collaboration with the University of Prince Edward Island and PEI Social Studies Teachers’ Associatio......

CFP: Women, exploration and discovery
April 24, 2014
Women, exploration and discovery: Special panel/issue to be published in Terrae Incognitae   Proposals are being sought for a panel dedicated to ......

Governor General's History Award
April 23, 2014
2014 Shortlist: Governor General's History Award for Scholarly Research The Canadian Historical Association, which supports the scholarly study of......

The CHA and LAC
April 15, 2014
  Ottawa, 15 April 2014 - The Canadian Historical Association congratulates Dr. Guy Berthiaume on his appointment as the new Librarian and Archivi......

New Librarian and Archivist of Canada Appointed
April 14, 2014
Guy Berthiaume appointed as Librarian and Archivist of Canada     GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2014) -Canadian Heritage   Min......

SSHRC
April 02, 2014
Chad Gaffield announces decision to step down as president of SSHRC in August Ottawa, April 1, 2014—The president of the Social Sciences and Human......

Canada's History
April 02, 2014
Job Opportunity - President and CEO   DEADLINE: Open until filled About Canada's History Canada’s History is a national charitab......

CALL FOR PROPOSALS - WWI
April 01, 2014
Call For Proposals--Representing WWI: Perspectives at the Centenary October 31st - November 2nd, 2014 Harbourfront Centre Toronto, Canada   Or......

Historical Thinking Project Annual Report
April 01, 2014
Is now available....

Canadian Museum of History
March 31, 2014
Canadian Museum of History expects to raise just $10,000 per year in donations Toronto Star Article http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/visualar......

2014 Canada Prizes
March 31, 2014
Finalists for the 2014 Canada Prizes The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2014 Canad......

THEN/HIER BLOG
March 18, 2014
Want to weigh in on a major controversy in history education in Canada? Be a part of THEN-HiER’s national Teaching the Past blog contest this March......

Lessons from the Past - Active History
March 18, 2014
Lessons from the Past, Promises for the Future: Reflections on Historical Thinking in Canadian History by Tom Peace on March 17, 2014 By Th......

Sochi and Beyond
March 17, 2014
Russia's Anti-Gay Legislation, Human Rights and the Practice of History  Panel will take place on Sunday (8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.), 25 May 2014 at ......

Call For Reviewers--Representing WWI
March 12, 2014
  Call For Reviewers--Representing WWI: Perspectives at the CentenaryOctober 31st - November 2nd, 2014Harbourfront CentreToronto, Canada Organize......

CFP - Limina
March 12, 2014
9th Annual Conference Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies http://www.limina.arts.uwa.edu.au Contact Email: liminajournal@gmail.......

Digital Libraries and National Digitization Programmes
March 12, 2014
Digital Libraries and National Digitization Programmes: How Does Canada Compare? By Krista McCracken http://activehistory.ca/2014/03/digital-libr......

CFP - Representing World War I
March 11, 2014
Humber Liberal Arts @ IFOA Conference: October 31 – November 2, 2014 CFP - Representing World War I: Perspectives at the Centenary An Internation......

Third Biennial Kwame Nkrumah International
March 06, 2014
Conference (KNIC3), August 20, 21, 22, 2014 JOINTLY ORGANIZED BY KWANTLEN POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY, KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLO......

Library and Archives bureaucrat muzzled
March 05, 2014
Library and Archives bureaucrat muzzled in midst of Senate scandal, documents show http://www.windsorstar.com/news/Library+Archives+bureaucr......

Canadian Journal of History
March 04, 2014
Canadian Journal of History is now available from the University of Toronto Press The University of Toronto Press is pleased to announce the addit......

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
March 04, 2014
Call For Proposals--Representing WWI: Perspectives at the CentenaryOctober 31st - November 2nd, 2014Harbourfront CentreToronto, Canada Organized b......

The art of biography Conference
February 25, 2014
Saturday, March 22, 2014Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100170 St. George Street (at Bloor)Toronto, Ontario Program...

Canadians and their pasts
February 24, 2014
A few years ago, the Association for Canadian Studies collaborated to a project called Canadians and their pasts.  Headed by Jocelyn Letourneau, ou......

Launch of SSHRC’s 2014 Impact Awards competition
February 19, 2014
SSHRC has launched the 2014 Impact Awards competition. Announced last year, SSHRC’s Impact Awards are designed to build on and sustain Canada’s res......

Fourteenth International Congress for Eighteenth-Century Studies
February 14, 2014
ISECS 2015Fourteenth International Congress for Eighteenth-Century Studies OPENING MARKETSKvK number 57750610; IBAN: NL97 INGB 0006 2793 15Corneil......

Call for Papers - Trent University
February 10, 2014
Trent University invites academics, activists, and artists to an exploration of Canada in the new century. Examining concerns ranging from the envi......

The Canadian Committee on Women's History
February 10, 2014
Join the Canadian Committee on Women's History! Members of the CCWH/CCHF have the opportunity to be part of a diverse and vibrant network of schola......

The Association for Canadian Studies (ACS)
February 10, 2014
The Association for Canadian Studies (ACS) in collaboration with the University of Prince Edward Island and PEI Social Studies Teachers’ Associatio......

THE TORONTO HISTORY LECTURE
February 05, 2014
Call for Lecture Proposals Proposals are requested for the fourth annual Toronto History Lecture to be delivered on the evening of Wednesday, Augu......

2014 AHSG Article Prize competition
February 04, 2014
The  Aboriginal History Study Group (AHSG), a committee affiliated with the  Canadian Historical Association, is pleased to announce the 2014 AHSG ......

1945–1975: British Culture for Architecture, Call for Participation - International Seminar
January 31, 2014
CCA Multidisciplinary Research Program/The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation The Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) in Montreal is launching a......

CHA ANNUAL MEETING - CALL FOR POSTERS
January 27, 2014
CHA ANNUAL MEETING BROCK UNIVERSITY MAY 26-28, 2014 CALL FOR POSTERS The Programme Committee for the 2014 Canadian Historical Association Annua......

CANADIAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION OPPOSES RUSSIAN "ANTI-GAY PROPAGANDA" LEGISLATION
January 24, 2014
Association writes to President Putin to express concerns over law's expected impacts on scholarship   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                    ......

Research visitorships
January 16, 2014
The Institute of Canadian and Aboriginal Studies provides research visitorships to scholars who wish to come to Ottawa to work on Canadian-related ......

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