~ West Texas Historical Association ~

Call for Papers

The West Texas Historical Association invites you to submit proposals for papers to be presented at the 98th annual meeting of the West Texas Historical Association to be hosted in: 

Abilene, Texas
Dates to be announce, 2023

For individual proposals please include the name of presenter, title of paper, and a one-paragraph overview of the paper. Proposals for compete sessions are encouraged. For session proposals please include the name of a moderator, the name of three presenters, the title of their papers, and a one-paragraph overview of each paper.  Presentations must be NO longer than 18 minutes.

Topics should cover historical subjects pertaining to West Texas and the surrounding region.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: November 1, 2023. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by December 13, 2023.

SEND proposals to:  Program Committee, West Texas Historical Association, Texas Tech University, Box 41041, Lubbock TX, 79409-1041; or via email to to programcommittee@wtha.org. Phone inquiries can be made to 806/742-9076 or wthayb@ttu.edu .

Program Committee:

Jason E. Pierce, Chair, Angelo State University, jason.pierce@angelo.edu
Alex Hunt, Center for the Study of the American West/West Texas A&M University,  ahunt@wtamu.edu
Troy Ainsworth, El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro, Las Cruces, NM, terlinguakidtroy@gmail.com
Kevin Sweeney, WTHA President, sweeneyk@wbu.edu

P.O. 41041
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas

Ph. 806-742-9076 wthayb@ttu.edu

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