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Boahen-Wilks Prize Call for Nominations
The Ghana Studies Association (GSA) welcomes nominations for the 2016 Boahen-Wilks Outstanding Scholarly Article Prize in the area of Ghana Studies. Articles published in peer-reviewed journals or book chapters in edited volumes published in 2014 or 2015 are eligible for consideration.
Nomination, including self-nomination, is not restricted to GSA members; work by any scholar in the area of Ghana Studies may be nominated.
The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public is issuing a call for papers for its inaugural conference, “Reckoning With Slavery: New Directions in the History, Memory, Legacy, and Popular Representations of Enslavement”. The conference will be held at the Schomburg Center on November 17 and 18, 2017.