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Recent Content

Stanard, Selling the Congo, to appear on AskHistorians (reddit)

This upcoming Tuesday, August 25, I will host an AMA, or “Ask Me Anything,” on reddit about my book Selling the Congo: A History of European Pro-Empire Propaganda and the Making of Belgian Imperialism.  The AMA will be hosted on the “AskHistorians” subreddit. 

One reason I was invited to hold the AMA is because Selling the Congo is now out in paperback: 

Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, one of The New York Public Library’s four research centers, is now accepting applications for its Scholars-in-Residence Program for the academic year of 2016–2017.

The Fellowship Program encompasses projects in African, Afro-American, and Afro-Caribbean history and culture, with an emphasis on African diaspora studies and biography, social history, and African- Ameri

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-French-Colonial: 10 August - 17 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 10 August 2015 to 17 August 2015.
See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.


Chapman University - Assistant Professor of African History, Tenure
Track, Fall 2016