Accepting applications October 1, 2015, through
H-Nationalism is a forum for conversation across academic and national frontiers and encompasses matters involving theory, methodology, history, and case studies of nationalism, nation formation, national identity, and related topics.
The media often refer to the concept of secession, secessionism, and separatism, telling us that they are on the rise. Movements seeking self-determination and the establishment of an independent state for a specific human community are active in many parts of the globe and have recently come to fruition in places like South Sudan. In Europe, the 2014 independence referendum in Scotland and efforts towards a similar vote in Catalonia have brought the phenomenon to center stage. But what are secessionism and separatism? Is there a difference between the two?
Between class and nation: Labour and identity in late socialism, panel proposal for ASN. New York City, 12-14 April 2016.
We are seeking one or two papers to complete a panel on labour movements, class based identities and nationalism in late socialism at the ASN Convention (Association for the Study of Nationalities) in New York in April 2016. (http://nationalities.org/uploads/documents/ASN16_Call_for_Papers.pdf )
New Publications – Google Scholar Alerts
Global, Transnational, Comparative
Blain, Keisha. “We Want to Set the World on Fire”: Black Nationalist Women and Diasporic Politics in the New Negro World, 1940–1944. Journal of Social History 49:1 (2015): 194-212.
(Global, Transnational, Comparative - Africa - Black Nationalism.)