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FUND: Gilder Lehrman Center Fellowship Applications due March 13th

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, part of the MacMillan Center at Yale University, is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for the following fellowships.

The GLC supports three types of postdoctoral and faculty fellowships that advance the study of slavery, its role in the creation of the modern world, and its legacies. They are: the Postdoctoral and Faculty Fellowships, the annual Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery Fellowships, and a new Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship. 

Kurt Mills
Laura Roost

Roost on Mills, 'International Responses to Mass Atrocities in Africa: Responsibility to Protect, Prosecute, and Palliate'

Kurt Mills. International Responses to Mass Atrocities in Africa: Responsibility to Protect, Prosecute, and Palliate. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. 320 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4737-4.

Reviewed by Laura Roost (Pennsylvania State University) Published on H-Human-Rights (December, 2016) Commissioned by Courtney Hillebrecht

Bridging the Gap between Promise and Politics in the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine

Repost - CFP: Revitalizing the United Nations for Human Rights, Peace and Development

Please excuse this reposting - the link for the conference site was not included.


The Human Rights section of the International Studies Association is pleased to be cooperating with the Academic Council on the United Nations Systems on the following conference: