CFP: Polish American Historical Association Annual Meeting

January 5-7, 2017, Denver, CO

Call for papers

PAHA’s 74th Annual Meeting will be held on January 5-7, 2017 in Denver, Colorado as part of the 131st AHA’s Annual Conference.

We invite scholars who research the Polish American experience as part of the greater Polish diaspora as well as those who deal with mighration, ethnic, and regional studies. We invite proposals for sessions as well as individual papers.

Presentations may address the following areas:

  • Polish American experience – all aspacts (history, sociology, literture, art, music, etc.) in the Americas;
  • Migration and settlement patterns, ethnic experience and interethnic encounters, Polish Americans and Poland;
  • Intersections of ethnicicty, gender and race;
  • Ethnic press, ethnic lobbying, labor issues;
  • Polish Americans and Polish American communtites in the American West.

The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2016.

Abstracts for papers and panel proposals are now being accepted and should be submitted (preferably electronically) to the Chair of the Program Committee: Grazyna J. Kozaczka, PhD, Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY 23015; phone 315-655-7302;

For submission details as well as information about graduate student grants and awards, please consult

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Posted: February 15, 2016