ALHFAM Style Sheet
To ensure consistency in print and electronic media, submissions should comply with the following standards. Consult the editor of the respective print publication or the ALHFAM.org webmaster for answers to questions not addressed in the following.
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The guidelines for submission of the 2016 Annual Conference papers are now available.
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Bulletin Submissions Guidelines
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Bulletin Submission Deadlines:
Winter 2016: Living History Interpretation
Selected articles from the Spring 2015 New England Regional Meeting will be featured. Additional articles and reviews are welcome, from case studies to research to evaluation to management to philosophical approaches. Guest Editor: Tyler Putnam. Submission deadline: On or before December 15, 2015.
Spring 2016: Foundations: Living History, Historic Farming
Selected articles from past ALHFAM Bulletins and Proceedings with up-to-date introductions and commentaries. A textbook of ALHFAM best practices, philosophies and research in one edition. Guest editors: Mary Seelhorst and Susan McCabe. Submission deadline for reviews and timely articles: On or before March 15, 2016.
Summer 2016: Water
Share your how-to advice, research and case studies on how our museums, sites and historical organizations offer visitor experiences related to water: for washing, cooking, cleaning, power, firefighting, recreation and habitat. Or consider the destructive facets of water: impurities, floods, tainted wells, dams, droughts.
Submission deadline: On or before June 15, 2016.
Fall 2016: Food and Cooking
Food and its preparation is a popular topic among visitors and history professionals alike. Share your research, case studies and how-to experience on procurement, saving, preparation, eating and cultural aspects of food.Submission deadline: On or before September 15, 2016.