Society for the History of Children and Youth
Established: 2001. Affiliate since January 2008. Membership: 450. Annual dues: $25 student; $50 individual.
Statement of Purpose: SHCY promotes the study of the history of children and youth. The organization supports research about childhood, youth cultures, and the experience of young people across diverse times and places; fosters study across disciplinary and methodological boundaries; provides venues for scholars to communicate with one another; and promotes excellence in scholarship.
Annual Meeting: Summers of odd-numbered years.
Publication: Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth, triannually