Welcome to H-Ethnic, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-Ethnic encourages scholarly discussion of ethnic history, immigration and emigration studies and makes available diverse bibliographical, research and teaching aids.Below you will find the latest books in Race and Ethnicity Studies. The list includes new titles streaming from the H-Net Book Channel plus new book announcements posted to H-Ethnicity by subscribers. On the right are announcements and discussion in the field. CFPs can be found in the link on the right side of the page.
New Books in Race and Ethnicity Studies
Announcements and Discussion
Research Opportunities at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center
Apps Due: 1 December 2016
Through its fellowships and travel grants, the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation supports research projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. Projects may include (but are not limited to) historical research and documentation projects resulting in dissertations, publications, exhibitions, educational initiatives, documentary films, or other multimedia products.
Women, Gender Politics, and Pan-Africanism
In September of 2017 St. Petersburg State University proposes to hold an International Congress of Historian-Slavist dedicated to the following theme
How to study the history of the Slavic World today?
The message of the congress.
Call for Papers
Critical Approaches to Irregular Migration Facilitation: Grounding the Theory and Praxis of Human Smuggling
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Texas (USA)
April 6, 7 and 8, 2017
The Fifth Euroacademia International Conference
‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’
Centro Congressi – Piazza di Spagna
9 – 10 December 2016
CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline for Paper Proposals: 1st of November 2016
The Center for Jewish History offers a fellowship to senior scholars through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The award supports original research at the Center in the humanities, including but not limited to Jewish studies, Russian and East European studies, American studies and Germanic studies, as well as musicology, linguistics, anthropology, sociology and history.
With Apologies for Cross Posting
This is a friendly reminder that the deadline to submit abstracts for the conference ‘Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories Objects and Home’ is 14th October. Please see the conference call for papers below. If you would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to get in touch: Ironbridge@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Call for Papers
The German Historical Institute, Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for a 6- to 12-month Fellowship in The History of Race and Ethnicity. Potential projects could focus on (but are not limited to) the following areas: African American History or the history of any other ethnic or racial group in North America, the construction of race and ethnicity, the intersection of race and nationalism, the transformation of racial and ethnic concepts over time. It is essential that the proposed research projects make use of historical methods and engage with the relevant historiography.
We would like to invite you to attend the "Global Histories of Refugees in the 20th and 21st Centuries" conference, which is being held at the University of Melbourne in the Melbourne Law Building from the 6th to the 8th of October. Keynote speakers include: Professor Peter Gatrell and Professor Linda Briskman.