The North Carolina Maritime History Council Conference will take place at Tryon Palace, New Bern, on November 4-5, 2016. The call for papers is below.
The Program Committee of the North Carolina Maritime History Council invites submissions of one-page proposals for individual papers on North Carolina maritime history, archaeology, and culture to be presented at its November 2016 meeting.
Each proposal should include: a maximum 250-word abstract for each paper, a brief curriculum vitae for each participant and biographical details for use in the introduction by the chair. Presenters will have a maximum presentation of fifteen minutes in addition to questions.
The North Carolina Maritime Council offers opportunities for historians in all fields to meet, discuss research, and exchange ideas with colleagues throughout the state of North Carolina, as well as with individuals with research, and other connections with the state. In addition to participation by faculty and graduate students at post-secondary institutions, the Council welcomes individuals whose careers are in public history, as well as social studies teachers in public and private schools.