CALL FOR PAPERS

The Florida Historical Society accepts academic paper presentations and panel discussions from professional historians, graduate students, and others, selected through a juried Call for Papers process. The selected academic papers are presented at the FHS Annual Meeting and Symposium held annually in October.


CALL FOR PAPERS
FLORIDA HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING
October 21 & 22, 2022
University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida
DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2022

The Society will hold its Annual Meeting October 21-22, 2022, at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.

The Program Committee is accepting individual paper and panel proposals on Florida topics for all periods. Preference is given to full panel proposals.

Please submit proposals by September 30, 2022. First round selection will begin on October 5, 2022.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

All topics in Florida history, humanities, arts, literature, and/or archaeology are welcome. A committee of FHS Board members will judge the proposed papers/sessions on their value as scholarship or other useful contributions to Florida studies. Presentations should follow the Statement on Standards of Professional Conduct by the American Historical Association.

INDIVIDUAL PAPER: Must include the following

  • Name of author and brief bio
  • Title of paper and 100-150 word abstract

THEME PANEL: Must include the following in a single document

  • Name of each panelist and brief bio of each
  • Title of each paper and 100-150 word abstract of each paper
  • Name and brief bio of panel moderator/commentator

 

To submit a proposal or for information about submissions, contact Connie Lester at callforpapers@myfloridahistory.org

Questions should be addressed to:
The Florida Historical Society, 435 Brevard Ave., Cocoa FL 32922, (321) 690-1971 ext. 205. Or email membership@myfloridahistory.org

 

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