2019 Annual Meeting

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 5:00pm

Renaissance Arlington Capital View
2800 South Potomac Avenue
22202 Arlington , VA


The 2019 SHAFR Annual Meeting was held at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View hotel in Arlington, Virginia (Washington, D.C. area) from 20-22 June 2019.

Conference Program (6 May 2019) (pdf)


A Pre-Conference Workshop on Historians and Public Engagement was held at Georgetown University on June 18-19.

Venue and Hotel Information:

Call for Papers [Deadline: 1 December 2018]


Looking forward to SHAFR 2019? You can go ahead and book your room online now at the SHAFR Conference special rate of $175/night. Rooms must be reserved by May 30, 2019, and in past years our rooms have sold out well ahead of that date.

A hospitality suite has been reserved for participants with infants and young children to access throughout the conference.

If you are seeking a roommate to share the cost of lodging, please contact [email protected].

Social Event:

The social event for the 2019 conference will be on Friday, June 21st at the Ruth's Chris Steakhouse in Arlington, a short walk from the Renaissance Arlington Hotel. Please plan to join us.