From the Supplement to the 120th Annual Meeting

Corrections to the 2006 Annual Meeting Program

AHA Staff, December 2005

Please note the following corrections to the annual meeting Program. Page numbers refer to the print Program. Page numbers are noted for additional details.

  • Steven Lawson (Rutgers Univ. at New Brunswick) will chair and Karen Sotiropoulos (Cleveland State Univ.) will comment on Session 71, "Beyond the Boundaries of Nations: Diasporic Travels and the Politics of Black Resistance." Matteo Salvadore (Temple Univ.) has also withdrawn as a paper presenter for this session, scheduled on Friday, January 6, 2:30–4:30 p.m. in the Loew's Commonwealth Hall Section A-1 (p. 119).
  • Karen Oslund (German Historical Institute, Wash. DC) will comment on Session 72, "Writing Outside the West: Language Study and Nation in China and Eastern Europe." The session is scheduled on Friday, January 6, 2:30–4:30 p.m. in the Loew's Congress Room B (p. 120).
  • The correct title of Session 78 should be "The Scholars' Initiative, Part 1: History as a Destructive Force in Multiethnic Societies" (p. 122).
  • The correct title of Session 98 should be "The Scholars' Initiative, Part 2: Design, Implementation, and Impact" (p. 142).
  • The name and affiliation for Ann Twinam, Univ. of Texas at Austin, was wrongly listed for Session 113, "Women's and Gender History in Global Perspective" (p. 157).
  • Session 132, "The Use of Universals in the Creation of Modern American Conservatism," should have been identified as a precirculated paper session. The session is scheduled for Saturday, January 7, 2:30–4:30 p.m. in the Marriott's Grand Ballroom Salon K.
  • Mary Schleppegrell's new affiliation is Univ. of Michigan. Prof. Schleppegrell is a panelist on Session 133, "Building Academic Literacy through History" on Saturday, January 7, 2:30–4:30 p.m. (p. 165).
  • Nebojsa Vladisavljevic's affiliation is Univ. of London. Matjaz Klemencic's affiliation is Univ. of Ljubljana, Univ. of Maribor. Both are panelists on Session 136, "The Scholars' Initiative Team Reports, Part 3: Confronting the Yugoslav Controversies" on Sunday, January 7, 2:30–4:30 p.m. (p.167). Valentina Duka (Univ. of Tirana) has withdrawn from Session 136.
  • Peter Hoffenberg (Univ. of Hawai'i at Manoa) has withdrawn as chair and panelist on Session 141, "Nations on Display? Exhibitions, World's Fairs, and the National Question, 1851-1858—Roundtable." Jeffrey Wasserstrom (Indiana Univ.) will replace him as chair. The session is scheduled on Sunday, January 8, 8:30–10:30 a.m. in the Marriott's Grand Ballroom Salon C (p. 180).
  • Session 166, Approaching Palestinian History—originally scheduled for Sun., Jan. 8, 8:30–10:30 a.m.—has been cancelled.
  • Kim Clark (Univ. of Western Ontario) has withdrawn as a paper presenter on Session 184, "Science and Development: Re-Examining ‘Center' and ‘Periphery' as an Analytical Framework for Latin America and South Asia." The session is scheduled on Sunday, January 8, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in the Marriott's Grand Ballroom Salon A (p. 201).
  • New session added: What is Lost, What Comes Next? Historians Consider Hurricane Katrina, Saturday, January 7, 12–1:30 p.m., Philadelphia Marriott Grand Ballroom Salon B.
  • The Committee on Lesbian and Gay History's Business Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 7, 12:15–1:45 p.m. in the Philadelphia Marriott, Room 307. This information was omitted from page 36 of the program.