Fort Ticonderoga has announced they are now accepting proposals for papers broadly addressing the period of the Seven Years’ War for its Twenty-Sixth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War to be held May 20th through 22nd, 2022.
Fort Ticonderoga is seeking new research and perspectives of the Seven Years’ War, one of the most important military and political events of its era, covering a diverse range of topics and perspectives from across the global Seven Years’ War.
Paper proposals will be welcomed from established scholars in addition to graduate students, museum professionals, and others that relate to the origins, conduct, and repercussions of the Seven Years’ War. Organizers are especially interested in topics and approaches that engage the international quality of the conflict as well as representing the variety of peoples and places involved.
Papers may include or engage:
- Material Culture
- Biographical Analysis
- Campaign Histories
- Archaeological Investigations
- Cultural, Social, and Political Ramifications
- Indigenous Populations
Sessions are 30 minutes in length followed by 10 minutes for audience questions. Fort Ticonderoga may provide speakers with partial travel reimbursement.
Those interested should submit a 300 word abstract and CV by email by July 15th, 2021 to Richard M. Strum, Director of Academic Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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