Reverberations of Empire: Histories, Legacies & Lineages


SSHA 2022 will be held at the Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, Illinois USA.


How do I apply for a Richard Sutch Graduate Student Travel Grant? Apply by July 15th via

Starting in January 2022, a link to apply for one of SSHA’s competitive student travel grants will be available at


To register for SSHA2022, please click here


Preliminary Program Now Ready

The Preliminary Program has been completed, and can be viewed online using one of the navigation aids described below.  Please note that although the program is preliminary, the dates and times of the regular sessions will not change. Sessions are now numbered in program order.

A printable PDF of the Preliminary Program can be found below under "Reference Documents."  Please keep in mind that the website version of the schedule is the most up-to-date.

Navigating the Website

The toolbar at the top of every page has links to three entries into the program:

Each of these entry points into the program takes you to a session page, which lists the session chair and discussant, if any, and the authors and titles of the papers or posters to be presented, with links to the online abstracts and extended abstracts (or completed papers) where available.


Program Committee

The program co-chairs are:

Cristina Groeger
Lake Forest College
Ricarda Hammer
University of Michigan
Ho-Fung Hung
Johns Hopkins University
George Lawson
Australian National University
Alexandre White
Johns Hopkins University


Important Dates

December 9, 2021. Website open for submissions 

March 4, 2022. Submission deadline (extended from February 16)

May 30, 2022. Authors are notified of accepted papers