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Normal registration for SASS is now open through February 17. (Fees will go up after February 17!) Register here! Registration fees: Member: $200 Non-member: $300 Graduate students: $130 Banquet, including live band and California wine pairings: $80 ... Read more about Countdown to SASS 2018!
The NAHA editor is responsible for planning and editing a journal that will launch in Fall 2019. REPORTS TO: Publications Committee Chair and Executive Director ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Work with the director and publications committee to plan and develop the style, tone, and standards for our new journal. Duties include: o Developing and documenting editorial policy; o Creating a yearly editorial calendar and submitting editorial lineups for approval of the NAHA publications committee; o Developing and maintaining a publication style guide; o Ensuring that the journal follows customary ethical policies for scholarly publishing; o Preparing, in consultation with the director, annual estimates and budgets for editorial work. Select and ... Read more about Norwegian-American Historical Association Editor Position Available
The Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study is happy to announce the winner of the 2017 Haugen Scholarship is Charlotte A. Abney Salomon. Charlotte is a Ph.D. student in the Department of History and in the History of Science and Medicine program at Yale University. Ms. Salomon is researching Swedish chemistry at the turn of the eighteenth century and the beginning of the nineteenth century. Paola Bertucci, Associate Professor, Yale University states, "Charlotte's dissertation will cast light on the intriguing relationship between the Swedish state's interest in mining and mineralogy and the development of chemical practices, instruments, and theories." William Rankin, Associate Profession, Yale University further states, "Charlotte's dissertation project is exciting ... Read more about 2017 Haugen Scholarship Winner Is…
SASS invites Exhibitors and Advertising for the 2018 Annual Meeting The Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study invites publishers of materials of interest to scholars and others interested in the cultures of the Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden in all media to reserve exhibition space at the Society’s 2018 Annual Meeting, scheduled at the the UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center on the UCLA campus, May 3–5, 2018 (exhibit days are May 4–5). See more details here. ... Read more about Calling for Exhibitors at SASS 2018 Meeting