Call for Papers

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55th Northern Great Plains History Conference

Brandon College students playing cards, 1936. Image courtesy of McKee Archives, Brandon University

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

55TH NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS HISTORY CONFERENCE

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE, SEPTEMBER 16-19, 2020

 

The 55th Northern Great Plains History Conference will be held in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, September 16–19, 2020. 

Proposals for individual papers and complete sessions in all fields of history – around the globe and across time – are encouraged.   Please email proposals to Selika Ducksworth-Lawton (duckswsm@uwec.edu) by May 1, 2020, indicating “NGPHC” in the subject line.  The Northern Great Plains History Conference welcomes graduate and undergraduate student participants.  As such, prizes will be awarded to the best graduate paper and the best undergraduate paper.

Individual paper proposals must include a one-paragraph abstract and a one-page CV. Session proposals will include a session abstract, a one-paragraph abstract for each presenter, and a one-page CV for everyone in the session.  Proposals for roundtable sessions will include a session abstract and a one-page CV for everyone.  Please indicate any AV requirements.

People willing to chair sessions, or serve as commentators, are encouraged to email Selika Ducksworth-Lawton (duckswsm@uwec.edu).