SHAFR Events at the AHA (Atlanta- January 2016)


SHAFR will host three functions at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Atlanta in January 2016 (link is external). Please plan to attend:

(1) Reception (cash bar):

Friday, January 8, 2016: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM 

(2) Luncheon (Menu)

Saturday, January 9, 2016: 11:30 AM-1:30 PM

Pittypat’s Porch, 25 Andrew Young International Blvd.

The luncheon will feature the 2016 Stuart L. Bernath Memorial Lecture:

“Lighting Out for the Territories: Overseas Possessions in U.S. History”

Daniel Immerwahr, Northwestern University

The luncheon will include the awarding of the Stuart L. Bernath Dissertation Research Grant, the W. Stull Holt Dissertation Fellowship, the Lawrence Gelfand-Armin Rappaport-Walter LaFeber Dissertation Fellowship, the Samuel Flagg Bemis Dissertation Research Grants, the William Appleman Williams Junior Faculty Research Grants, the Myrna F. Bernath Fellowship, the Michael J. Hogan Foreign Language Fellowship, and the Stuart L. Bernath Lecture Prize.

Tickets should be purchased in advance from the AHA via its registration process. 

(3) SHAFR will also co-host sessions #60 and #123: 

  • “The Contested Politics of Resource Nationalism in Inter-American Relations”

Friday, January 8, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Room M106

  • “Turning Point 1916? U.S. Foreign Relations before and after the ‘Kept Us out of War’ Election”

Friday, January 8, 2016: 2:30 PM-4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Atlanta, International Ballroom South


We hope to see you at these events in Atlanta!