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2017 Northern Great Plains History Conference
The University of North Dakota is proud to host the 52nd annual gathering of historians who live and work in the Northern Great Plains region. The conference hosts scholars working in a variety of fields, including those interested in European, Asian, African, Canadian and American history. This year’s conference will convene October 4 and conclude October 7, 2017.
The conference will be held at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks. Additional sessions will be held on the campus of the University of North Dakota.
The Northern Great Plains History Conference is a professional gathering of scholars, affiliated and independent, public historians, history students, graduate and undergraduate and other practitioners of history, who live and work in the area of the Northern Great Plains of the United States and the Southern Great Plains of Canada. They present papers and roundtables in history subjects from around the globe and throughout time. The conference began 52 years ago in Grand Forks, ND, and continues to offer a forum for the latest historical scholarship by those who live and work in the region. The Society for Military History also offers panels at the Northern Great Plains History Conference annually. The conference is hosted by member institutions and moves to a new location every year.