Professor Cornelia H. Dayton will present her essay “Lost Years Recovered: John Peters and Phillis Wheatley Peters in Middleton” at a Pauline Maier Early American History Seminar at the Massachusetts Historical Society on Tuesday, September 21 at 5:15pm EDT. From MHS: Litigation in Essex County reveals where the African-born poet Phillis Wheatley Peters and her … Continue reading Check out MHS’s online seminar with 2021 Whitehill Prize winner Cornelia H. Dayton!
The American Literature Society is pleased to invite submissions for the 1921 prize, which is awarded annually for the best article in any field of American literature. The prize is named for the year the organization was initially founded “to promote and diversify the study of American Literature.” Judged by a panel comprised of members … Continue reading The 1921 Prize in American Literature Deadline Extended: October 1, 2021
The Dorr Rebellion Project is a free online educational resource for upper level high school and college students, featuring a gallery, letter collections, digitized pamphlets, and lesson plans.
The New England Quarterly announces the publication of Volume 94.2: June 2021. Editorial Editorialby Jonathan Chu Essays “A Monster of iniquity in my self”: Queer Sacramental Temporality in Thomas Shepard and Michael Wigglesworthby Taylor Kraayenbrink The Aesthetics of Doom: Nature, Science, and Art in Henry Adams’s Dynamic Theory of Historyby Robert F. Sommer Memoranda and Document … Continue reading Volume 94.2: June 2021
The New England Quarterly announces the publication of Volume 94.1: March 2021. — Volume 94, Issue 1: March 2021 — Editorialby Jonathan M. Chu Anti-Abolitionism in New Engalnd The “Abolition Riot” Redux: Voices, Processesby Lindsay Campbell “This Most Atrocious Crusade Against Personal Freedom”: Anti-abolitionist Violence in Boston on the Eve of Warby Patrick T.J. Browne “Where … Continue reading Volume 94.1: March 2021
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