Ohio Valley History Conference
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The 29th Annual Ohio Valley History Conference (OVHC), sponsored by Western's History Department, will be held at the Holiday Inn University Plaza & Sloan Convention Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky, on October 10-12, 2013 ( Thursday through Saturday).
Proposals for individual papers as well as complete sessions are invited in all areas of historical studies. Abstracts for papers should be approximately 200 words, typed, and single-spaced. Both paper presenters and individuals interested in serving as moderators and/or discussants should send a C.V. to the OVHC Coordinator. All such material should be received no later than June 30, 2013 (extended from June 1). The Program Committee will announce selections in late July 2013.
Address all inquiries and abstracts to:
This conference will include a Friday evening banquet. Registration for the conference is $60 for faculty and others and $30 for students (please provide a copy of your student identification), which includes the banquet on Friday evening.
The registration form is available here.
Unfortunately, we can not accept credit card payments, please mail only checks or money orders (payable to the WKU Foundation - OVHC) along with your registration form to:
The conference will be held at the Holiday Inn University Plaza & Sloan Convention Center in Bowling Green. A block of rooms is available for reservations at a rate of $95.00 with a 13.42% tax rate per night. Persons seeking reservations for the conference can visit the Holiday Inn website at this link, OVHC Holiday Inn, which will pre-load the discount code for the block rate. Persons wishing to reserve a room at the block rate can also contact the Holiday Inn at (270) 745-0088 and mention that you are part of the conference. Reservations can be made at the block rate until September 15th.
Parking is complementary and available for everyone at the Holiday Inn.
Technology: If you need audio/ visual equipment for your presentation, please note that in your paper proposal.
Directions: The hotel and convention center is located at 1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY.
Directions from From Interstate 65: Take Exit 22 and turn north toward the city of Bowling Green. Travel approximately two miles and turn right at the stoplight with #3 indicator.
Directions from From the Nashville International Airport: Take Interstate 40 West and follow the signs to Interstate 65 North. Take Exit 22 and turn north toward the city of Bowling Green. Travel approximately two miles and turn right at the stoplight with #3 indicator.