Annual Meeting 2022, New Orleans, LA

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43rd annual meeting convenes 21 to 24 July 2022

Preregistration is closed. Onsite Registration opens 5 pm Thursday 21 July.

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  • $78 Members
  • $115 Non-members
  • $0 Students on the program
  • $52 Students, independent scholars, public history professionals, k-12 teachers

All prices include 4% processing fees

SHEAR will meet in the Crescent City in 2022, headquartered at the Intercontinental New Orleans, 444 St. Charles Avenue, steps away from the French Quarter and the riverfront.  Rates are $143.00 single or double and are valid for three days before and after the SHEAR conference, based on availability.

All conference attendees are responsible for making their own room reservations directly with the Intercontinental by calling (800) 439-4745 or visiting be sure to request the group rate for SHEAR.

Independence Hall, Philadelphia

Independence Hall, Philadelphia.

44th Annual meeting will convene in Philadelphia 13 to 16 July 2023

45th Annual meeting will convene in Philadelphia 18 to 21 July, 2024


Both conferences will be held at the Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City.