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ANN: Lapidus Center Conference: “Reckoning With Slavery: New Directions in the History, Memory, Legacy, and Popular Representations of Enslavement”

November 16-18, 2017

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture presents its inaugural conference, “Reckoning With Slavery: New Directions in the History, Memory, Legacy, and Popular Representations of Enslavement”. It will take place at the Schomburg Center.

H-Net Job Guide 16 - 23 Oct 2017

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 October 2017 to 23 October 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-West-Africa. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

ANN: International Symposium "Reconstructing Anthropology in Postcolonial Africa" (Version francaise)

Please see the attached document for the French langauge announcement of the Nov. 8-10 international symposium "Reconstructing Anthropology in Postcolonial Africa" sponsored by the Laboratory of Anthropology and Cultural Engineering, University Cheikh Anta Diop (Dakar, Senegal)

Laic: Appel a candidatures pour deux bourses post-doctorales (version française)

Please see the attached French langauge document for the announcement of two postdoctoral grants to be awarded by the Laboratory of Anthropology and Cultural Engineering (University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar Senegal). 

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