Call for Papers: 8th Annual Loyola University Chicago Graduate Student History Conference

Eighth Annual

Loyola University Chicago History Graduate Student Conference

November 5, 2011

Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, Chicago, IL

Masters and doctoral graduate students in any field of historical study are invited to submit proposals to present individual research papers at Loyola’s Eighth Annual History Graduate Student Conference.  Papers focusing on borderlands and transnational studies and public history projects are especially encouraged. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for students to gain experience presenting original research papers and receiving feedback from their peers on their work.

Proposals should include: submitter’s name, contact information, institutional affiliation(s), a one page abstract of the paper (with a title), and a brief biographical statement indicating your academic status along with a return address and current e-mail address.  Please note that submissions will be accepted as time and space permit.  For more information please visit our department webpage at

Deadline for submissions is Monday, September 5, 2011.  E-mail proposals as an attachment to HGSA Vice President Steve Catania at: or mail to:

History Graduate Student Association

c/o Steve Catania

Loyola University Chicago

History Department

1032 West Sheridan Rd.

Chicago, Illinois 60660

For more information about the conference, please contact Steve Catania at:

Sponsored by the History Graduate Student Association, Loyola University Chicago

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