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H-AfrArts is Recruiting Editors and Board Members

Dear H-Slavery Subscribers,

Our neighbors at H-AfrArts are recruiting editors and board members, which may be of interest to those of you with a research and/or teaching interest in African art and expressive culture. See their call here:

https://networks.h-net.org/node/12834/discussions/3964183/h-afrarts-recruiting-new-editors...

Best wishes,

David Prior

J. of African Diaspora Archaeology & Heritage, Vol. 7, No. 2 TOC

Our July 2018 issue of the Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage is available online, https://tandfonline.com/toc/yjaf20/7/2?nav=tocList. A table of contents is set out below.

Landscapes of Slavery in Africa
Special Collection of Articles, 
edited by Lydia Wilson Marshall

Introduction: Landscapes of Slavery in Africa,  
by Lydia Wilson Marshall 

From Twitter

This week in the twittersphere, new findings suggest Cudjo Lewis was not the last living survivor of the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Published by The New York Times, Sandra Garcia’s, “She Survived a Slave Ship, the Civil War, and the Depression. Her Name Was Redoshi,” highlights historian Hannah Durkin’s research on the subject.

CFP: Essays in History 2019 (Seeking articles, book reviews, & historiographical essays)

Fellow Historians,

Essays in History (EiH), the annual peer-reviewed journal of the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles, book reviews, and historiographical essays for its fifty-second issue, to appear in the fall of 2019.

EiH is a journal for emerging scholars that has been staffed and published by graduate students at the Corcoran Department of History since 1954. Each year we publish peer-reviewed articles, as well as, book reviews and historiographical essays in all fields of history.

Call for Papers: Essays in History (University of Virginia peer-reviewed journal)

Fellow Historians,

Essays in History (EiH), the annual peer-reviewed journal of the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles, book reviews, and historiographical essays for its fifty-second issue, to appear in the fall of 2019.

EiH is a journal for emerging scholars that has been staffed and published by graduate students at the Corcoran Department of History since 1954. Each year we publish peer-reviewed articles, as well as, book reviews and historiographical essays in all fields of history.

From Twitter

This week in the twittersphere, 15 Minute History released a new podcast episode hosted by Joan Neuburger and featuring historian Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers. The episode, “Slave Owning Women in the Antebellum U.S. South,” explores the role of southern white women to the history of enslavement.

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