Call for Papers: Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora
10th Biennial Conference, November 5-9, 2019
The College of William & Mary
Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
In the twittersphere this week, twitterstorians of slavery marked President's Day by highlighting a letter. Less than one hundred words, the letter was written by an enslaved woman in Maryland to President Lincoln and appears to have never received a response. Check it out, here: http://www.freedmen.umd.edu/adavis.htm
The Memorial Museum in the Digital Age will be the first comprehensive review of thinking and practice related to the effects and affects of the digital for memorial museums.
This week in the Twittersphere, Peniel Joseph's article "Why this Year's Black History Month is Pivotal" reminds us that this year, 2019, marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans brought to the British colonial America.
Call for Panelists
“Gender, Slavery, and the City in African History: Celebrating Kristin Mann."
The 4th Annual Lagos Studies Association Conference. Lagos, Nigeria. June 27-29, 2019
Call for chapters - Animals and Race - edited collection
By Jonathan W. Thurston
The deadline for the Gilder Lehrman Center Fellowships is approaching!