Call for Papers: CUNY Early American Republic Seminar Second Annual Graduate Student Conference Revolutionary Boundaries in Early American History May 13th, 2016

CUNY EARS invites proposals for papers that range from the colonial period to the end of the Civil War. Topics can include but are not limited to gender, material culture, religion, the Atlantic World, slavery, Native American history, politics, law, print culture, immigration, urbanism, capitalism, digital humanities, and environmental history. This year’s event builds on the success of last year’s conference, which hosted graduate students from throughout the country

The conference will be held at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Submissions The deadline for submissions has been extended to JANUARY 22ND, 2016. Please send an abstract (300 words) and a short CV as one document to Include your name in the title of the document. Also be sure in the abstract to note any AV requirements or special accommodations for your paper.


We may be able to provide sleeping accommodations for a few presenters, so please note in your email if this option would make presenting viable.. For any questions about this event, contact our conference organizers, Roy Rogers ( and Nora Slonimsky (