Call for Proposals | 2024 Virginia Forum (April 4–6, Richmond, VA)

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End: December 4, 2023
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The Virginia Forum will hold its nineteenth annual conference from April 4 to 6, 2024, at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture in Richmond, VA. This year’s theme is “Who were/are Virginians?”

The Virginia Forum is an interdisciplinary conference and welcomes work in a variety of disciplines including, but not limited to, anthropology, archaeology, economics, education, environmental studies, geography, history, law, literature, and politics. Each year the conference encourages proposals from and brings together academics, applied and public historians, archivists, historic site interpreters, librarians, museum professionals, teachers, writers, and others engaged in the study and interpretation of the history and culture of greater Virginia. Throughout the weekend, presenters and guests will share their knowledge, research, and experiences.


Deadline for proposals: December 4, 2023.
For Panels: Proposals for complete panel sessions, workshops, etc. are encouraged. Submissions should include: 1) a one-page description of the overall session; 2) a separate, one-to-two paragraph description for each individual presentation in the session; and 3) a curriculum vitae or resume for each panel member, including the moderator, not to exceed three pages in length. Please combine the information in a single document, and include the email address and other contact information for the panel’s organizer.

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