History

Explore resources and tools for history and historical research.

Writers' Block: Humanities

Date:
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043, BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043
Categories:
Programs

Writers' Block: Humanities

Date:
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043, BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043
Categories:
Programs

Writers' Block: Humanities

Date:
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
MSEL A-Level Conference Room, MSEL A-Level Conference Room
Categories:
Programs

Writers' Block: Humanities

Date:
Thursday, Apr 25, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043, BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043
Categories:
Programs

Writers' Block: Humanities

Date:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043, BLC Macksey Seminar Room 2043
Categories:
Programs

Managing Your Research Files

Writing Challenge

Current: Fall Writing Challenge

Join the PhD Writing Challenge to track your daily writing, add accountability to your writing practice, engage with your peers, and win prizes. More information and sign-up here! (It's never too late)

Spring Writers' Block dates:

Wednesday, January 23, 9am-4pm

Thursday, February 21, 9am-4pm

Wednesday, March 27, 9am-4pm

Thursday, April 25, 9am-4pm

Wednesday, May 22, 9am-4pm

 

All Writers' Blocks will take place in Brody Learning Commons 2043--Macksey Room.

 

The  three links below are from a series From Notes to Narrative: The Art of Crafting a Dissertation or Monograph published in Perspectives on History in 2009 by established historians, including JHU emeritus faculty, Judy Walkowitz. 

On Taking Notes

Managing the Terror

Finding the Story

Submitting and Binding Your Dissertation

Places to look for jobs (faculty, non-faculty academic, and ac-adjacent):

Resources for preparing job market materials:

Resources for careers beyond the professorate:

Include Minority Scholars

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