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CFP: SERSAS FALL 2018 Conference, Georgia College, Milledgeville, 12 - 13 October

From: Dr. Aran S. MacKinnon, Co-Coordinator, SERSAS
Re: Call for Papers, Fall 2018 SERSAS Conference

SERSAS, in conjunction with the Department of History and Geography and the College of Arts and Sciences at Georgia College, is pleased to announce the initial call for papers for our upcoming conference, 12-13 October 2018, in historic Milledgeville, GA.

"Africa in the World and the World in Africa. Making an African World Through Global Connections."

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 13 August - 20 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 13 August 2018 to 20 August 2018.  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: 13 August - 20 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 13 August 2018 to 20 August 2018.  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 AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Review [H-AfrArts]: Nevadomsky on Gunsch, 'The Benin Plaques: A 16th Century Imperial Monument'

Kathryn Wysocki Gunsch.  The Benin Plaques: A 16th Century Imperial Monument.  Abingdon  Routledge Research in Art History Series.
Routledge, 2017.  Illustrations. xxx + 245 pp.  $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4724-5155-2.

Reviewed by Joseph Nevadomsky (California State University - Fullerton)
Published on H-AfrArts (August, 2018)
Commissioned by Jean M. Borgatti (Clark Univeristy)

Call for Nominations: President of the Journal of Women’s History Board of Trustees

The Journal of Women’s History is currently seeking nominations, including self-nominations, for its next President. This six-year term will begin in January 2019. Interested candidates will be asked to send a CV and a couple of paragraphs explaining how their scholarly, academic, administrative, and/or organizing experience prepares them to preside over the JWH Board. Materials are due by 1 November 2018, to be followed by a vote of the journal’s Editorial Board.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 6 August - 13 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 August 2018 to 13 August 2018.  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

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