Be sure to follow the comment sections from this week’s posts. The comments offer further discussion into this week’s posts, and engage the topics more fully.
DATES TO REMEMBER
Remember that the Mormon History Association’s Call for Papers due date is October 1st. If you are looking to join a panel, feel free to comment on the link in the last sentence or post in one of the Mormon History Association sites mentioned on that link.
Jared Farmer is speaking at the Salt Lake City Library on Utah environmental history and culture.
Todd Compton is also speaking this Thursday, at Benchmark Books. He will be speaking on his new Jacob Hamblin biography.
The final plug for lectures in today’s post goes to Kris Wright’s upcoming lecture on September 12. You won’t want to miss her look at Mormon material culture, women, and ritual.
STAY TUNED FOR MORE
Jared T presented at the Historical Conference for the Museum of Mormon History in Provo yesterday. Be sure to stay tuned to his blog for a possible overview or notes on the conference. Also, if you haven’t been to the museum and you’re within a reasonable driving distance to Provo, it is definitely worth your time!
In other news from MHA, if you are a subscriber, you can now access many conference presentations in audio form through the MHA website. The 2013 sessions are close to being available to subscribers.
NOTES AND NEWS
FMH’a drive to fund the Tracy McKay scholarship drive is open. Read more about the worthy cause here.
BYU Religious Education recently hired a mother with young children.
Enjoy the links. Let me know if I missed an article you would have liked to see profiled in the MSWR!