H-Horn aims to facilitate scholarly collaboration and exchanges between professionals interested in the history and culture of the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea region. One of the primary objectives of H-Horn is to reach beyond national, sub-national, religious and ethnic lines and offer all scholars of the Horn a forum in which to address major issues and controversies that have defined, and continue to define, the history of the Horn of Africa, particularly in recent decades.

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CFP: Trade in Animals and Animal Products in the Indian Ocean World from early times to c.1900

Conference: Trade in Animals and Animal Products in the Indian Ocean World from early times to c.1900

Indian Ocean World Centre (IOWC)
McGill University, Montreal
23-24 October 2014
Organiser: Omri Bassewitch Frenkel (IOWC, McGill University)

Call for Papers

SBL Annual Meeting, Ethiopic Bible and Literature Program Unit Call for Papers, Closes 5th of March

The Ethiopic Bible and Literature Program Unit of the Society of Biblical Literature has four sessions planned for this year's SBL Annual Meeting, an open session, a Textual History of the Ethiopic Old Testament (THEOT) session, a panel discussion on how to tell the story of THEOT, and a joint session with the SYRIAC LITERATURE AND INTERPRETATIONS OF SACRED TEXTS program unit, which seeks papers that examine the intersection between Ethiopic and Syriac tradition.

The call for papers for Ethiopic Bible and Literature can be found at:

CALL FOR PAPERS: ASMEA Seventh Annual Conference

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is currently seeking paper proposals for presentation at the Seventh Annual ASMEA Conference. Members from any discipline, tenured or untenured faculty, or those otherwise affiliated with a recognized research institution, may submit proposals to present at the Conference. Unique proposals from senior graduate students (ABD) also will be considered.