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H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2014-09-22 - 2014-09-23

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CFP: Politics of memory in post-conflict states, Paris June 2015 (deadline 15 October)

Dear All

We are organizing a panel on the next French Political Science Association Conference that is to take place in june 2015. Our panel focuses on post-conflict memory and memorialization and the role of different expressions of art in influencing conflict narratives. We would like to invite schollars and researchers  to submit paper proposals. Papers from a various range of disciplines are welcome.

ST 52: Politics of memory in post-conflict states:  interpretative frameworks of conflict related memory

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfrArts: 15 September - 22 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 15
September 2014 to 22 September 2014. These job postings are included
here based on the categories selected by the list editors for
H-AfrArts. See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

 

AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Monograph on Nigerian Photographer J.D. 'Okhai Ojeikere

We are pleased to announce that the Centre for Contemporary Art Lagos, through its new publishing initiative Art-iculate, is producing an ambitious monograph on the Nigerian photographer J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere (1930-2014). The book will feature a selection of over 200 photographs from the artist’s extensive archive.

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