Call for Papers: 8th Annual Southern Regional Conference for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Georgia Institute of Technology March 28-29, 2014 Atlanta, GA

The next SoHOST conference will be held March 28-29 at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA. In the tradition of the Midwest Junto and the Joint Atlantic Seminars in the History of Biology and Medicine, SoHoST seeks to support a community in the American South for scholars in the fields of history of science, history of technology and history of medicine.

SoHoST provides a welcoming environment for graduate student presentations as well as a collegial venue for more established academics to try out new material. Junior faculty, post-docs and graduate students are invited to submit paper proposals on any theme in the history of science, technology and medicine. The 2013 meeting included presentations on a range of topics including 18th Century physics, the history of American public health, and development projects in India.

Proposals should be no more than 300 words and should include your name, title, affiliation, and contact information.

Submission deadline: December 16th, 2013.
Proposals and questions should be directed to Dr. Jenny Smith, [email protected]

For more information, visit the conference’s homepage, at: www.hts.gatech.edu/sohost2014