From: "L. Ruth Rand" <lruthr...@sas.upenn.edu>
Date: Fri, July 6, 2012 9:43 pm
The deadline for proposals for WHEATS 2013 is approaching. We welcome
submissions from graduate students of all levels and disciplines
engaged with any or all of the areas encompassed within the
conference's title. Please see below for details.
Call For Proposals: Workshop for the History of the Environment,
Agriculture, Technology, and Science (WHEATS), March 15-17, 2013
PROPOSALS DUE AUGUST 1, 2012
The Doctoral Program in History and Sociology of Science at the
University of Pennsylvania is pleased to be hosting WHEATS in 2013.
Now in its ninth year, the Workshop for the History of Environment,
Agriculture, Technology, and Science (WHEATS) brings together graduate
students studying topics contained under this heading. The Workshop
will take place March 15 through March 17, 2013. WHEATS welcomes
submissions from any discipline that engages with these fields.
Pre-circulated papers of 25-30 pages will be discussed by participants
and senior scholars in roundtable format. This arrangement is
well-suited for works in progress, and the workshop will have sessions
on professional development as well as opportunities to meet and
interact with members of a larger Philadelphia area scholarly
community working in relevant fields.
Potential participants should visit the website linked below to submit
a brief abstract (200 words) and a short curriculum vitae by August 1,
2012. Accepted papers will be due February 1, 2013.
To submit a proposal, please visit:
For further information, visit:
Contact the organizers at: