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DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 1, 2019- CFP Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora Conference (ASWAD) 2019

Call for Papers:  Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora

10th Biennial Conference, November 5-9, 2019

The College of William & Mary

Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

 

CFP Politique Africaine : "The ordinary and the madness in Africa"

Dear friends and collegues,
 
We are pleased to share with you the CFP of a special issue we are coordinating Gina Aït Mehdi and myself for the Journal Politique Africaine about the question of madness and mental disorders in Africa.
 
 
The starting point of this issue on madness in Africa is based on a first observation. The literature on this topic appears fragmented and dispersed.

Call for Papers: LSA Sponsored-panels at the African Studies Association meeting (Boston, Nov. 21-23, 2019).

LSA Sponsored-panels at the African Studies Association meeting (Boston, Nov. 21-23, 2019).

For the third consecutive year, the Lagos Studies Association will be organizing panels at the annual conference of the African Studies Association of the United States. If you would like to participate in our panels, please send a 250-word abstract to lagosstudiesassociation@gmail.com. Deadline is March 1.

See the general call for papers here: 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 21 January - 28 January

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
21 January 2019 to 28 January 2019.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-AfResearch.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Africa: 21 January - 28 January

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
21 January 2019 to 28 January 2019.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Africa.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

CFP: Conference: “Us and them: diasporas for others in the Indian Ocean” EXTENDED DEADLINE: 15 February 2019

CFP: Conference: “Us and them: diasporas for others in the Indian Ocean”

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 15 February 2019

Centre for Interdisciplinary Area Studies, Martin-Luther University, Halle (Saale), Germany

16-17 Sept 2019

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