Welcome to H-Africa, a member of H-Net's consortium of scholarly networks. 

H-Africa encourages discussion of Africa's history, culture, and African studies generally. Africanists of all disciplines are encouraged to subscribe.

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Call for Contributors: Oh, the Humanities!

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Dear Readers,
The call for contributors below provides an opportunity to share stories about your work in Africa, the moments that make teaching the best job ever, mentoring advice, and thoughts about curriculum.
Call for Papers

cfp - Anchoring New Cinema History, Conference, Nassau, The Bahamas, 26–28 June 2019, Hosted by The University of the Bahamas

The HoMER Network (History of Moviegoing, Exhibition and Reception) 2019 annual conference will be held at the University of the Bahamas, 26-28 June and invites submissions for general paper entries, as well as a designated roundtable, panels, and workshops. Full details are on the HoMER website: http://homernetwork.org/. The network hopes to expand its focus on African histories of moviegoing, exhibition and reception.

CfP - Lagos Studies Association Stream at the European Conference on African Studies (ECAS) 2019

The Lagos Studies Association is sponsoring panels at the European Conference on African Studies (ECAS), University of Edinburgh, UK. June 12-14, 2019.


If you would like to participate, send your abstract to Oliver Coates (orc20@cam.ac.uk) by November 10th.


For more on the LSA visit our website: https://lagosstudies.wcu.edu/

For ECAS, https://ecasconference.org/2019/home 

Call for Award Nominations, Agricultural History Society

The Agricultural History Society is now accepting nominations for its 2018 awards, to be presented at the annual meeting in June 2019. To be considered for an award, the article, book, or dissertation must bear a 2018 original publication date. AHS welcomes submissions for the following honors: