SHAFR graduate committee member Cindy Ewing (PhD candidate, Yale, International and Global History) is the 2018 recipient of the Saki Ruth Dockrill Memorial Prize, awarded to the author of the best paper at the annual LSE-GWU-UCSB International Graduate Student Conference on the Cold War. Ewing's paper, "With a Minimum of Bitterness': Arab-Asian Solidarity and the Making of Global Rights at the United Nations," explores how:
Society of American Historians Awards Julia P.R. Mansfield for Historical Writing of Exceptional Merit
Allan Nevins Prize goes to Julia P.R. Mansfield for her dissertation, “The Disease of Commerce: Yellow Fever in the Atlantic World, 1793-1805.”
13th BISA US Foreign Policy Working Group annual conference
Call for Papers
4-5 September 2018
Liverpool John Moores University, UK
The April 2018 issue of Passport: The Society for Historians of Foreign Relations Review is now available, and features roundtables on Melvyn P. Leffler's Safeguarding Democratic Capitalism: U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920-2015, on Jeffrey A. Engel, When the World Seemed New: George H.W.
The Henry A. Kissinger Visiting Scholars Program awards one predoctoral fellowship funded for one year. Predoctoral Kissinger Visiting Scholars must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program, have completed all coursework, and are working on a Ph.D. dissertation focused on the role of the United States in global affairs from World War II to the present, including the conduct of U.S. statecraft, diplomacy, and grand strategy.
Hoover Library & Archives Now Accepting Applications for the Summer Workshop on Authoritarianism and Democratic Breakdown
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives at Stanford University is pleased to announce that applications for the 2018 Workshop on Authoritarianism and Democratic Breakdown will be accepted from February 15 to April 5, 2018. Application forms and guidelines can be found on the Hoover Library & Archives website. The workshop will be held at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford campus from July 15 to July 27, 2018.