Fass-Sandin Prize for Best Article

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best article in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in 2014 in a print or online journal.

The deadline for nominations is 15 April 2014.

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Member’s Recently Published Book with Chapter on Infanticide

Prof Susan Broomhall, a network member, brought out a new book the 9th of March, 2015. It is on spaces for feeling: emotions and Sociabilities in Britain, 1650-1850 with the first chapter on narrative of Infanticide: ‘At my mother’s house’: Community and Household Spaces in Early Eighteenth-Century Scottish Infanticide Narratives

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Open Access Article in February 2015 SSHM Journal

The most recent edition of the Social History of Medicine Journal has two articles that may be of interests to many of you. One is on pregnancy in the Court of Turin during the early modern period based on the correspondence between Catalina of Savoy and her husband. The second looks at the Sudden Child Death Syndrome (SIDS) in the British context. This last one is availabe on Open Access.