Via FB "2015 Conference on “Gender, War, and Memory in the Anglo-American World,” October 1 - 3 University of Mississippi Oxford, Mississippi The Center for Civil War Research and the Arch Dalrymple III Department of History at the University of Mississippi, in conjunction with WAR-Net, are pleased to announce the 2015 Conference on “Gender, War, and Memory in the Anglo-American World.” The conference uses the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War, the 100th anniversary of the First World War, and the 75th anniversary of the Blitz as an opportunity to bring together scholars of gender, memory, and war on both sides of the Atlantic. Three keynote panels covering each war will pair a scholar from the United States and United Kingdom. Keynote speakers include Professor Susan-Mary Grant of Newcastle University (UK), Professor Michael Roper of the University of Essex (UK), Professor Kimberly Jenson of Western Oregon University, Professor Leisa Meyer of the College of William and Mary, Professor Gill Plain of St. Andrews University (UK), and Professor Anne Sarah Rubin of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Panel sessions will be held beginning at 2:30pm October 1st through 5:00pm October 3rd at the Butler Auditorium at the University of Mississippi. All sessions and keynotes are free and open to the public. For more information on the 2015 Conference on “Gender, War, and Memory in the Anglo-American World,” and a full list of panel sessions, please visit -http://www.civilwarcenter.olemiss.edu/Conference2015.shtml.