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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 18 December - 25 December

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
18 December 2017 to 25 December 2017.  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.


H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Africa: 11 December - 18 December

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
11 December 2017 to 18 December 2017.  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.


H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 11 December - 18 December


The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
11 December 2017 to 18 December 2017.  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.


EXTENDED DEADLINE: Seminars on Hannah Arendt (RICHARD J. BERNSTEIN), Theory from the South (JEAN AND JOHN COMAROFF), and EuroIslam (NILÜFER GÖLE)

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Conference report: "Decolonization and the Politics of Wildlife in Africa"

The establishment of European colonial rule on the African continent not only involved the colonization of nature, but essentially meant colonization through nature. But in how far did decolonization across Africa south of the Sahara equally affect the sphere of ecology and relationships between humans and wildlife? Have Africa’s wild animals ever been decolonized?

CfP, Workshop: Migrations, Crossings, Unintended Destinations: Ecological Transfers across the Indian Ocean, 1850-1920

Call for Papers:

Workshop: Migrations, Crossings, Unintended Destinations: Ecological Transfers across the Indian Ocean, 1850-1920

Date: 10-12 October 2018
Conveners: Ulrike Kirchberger (Kassel University), Christof Mauch (RCC)
Location: Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU Munich, Germany

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