Dear H-Net Community,
Journal Special Issue theme: 'Pandemic, Plague, Pestilence and the Tropics'
Submission deadline: 1 December 2020
Co-hosted by the Courtauld Institute of Art and the Institute for Black Atlantic Research at the University of Central Lancashire, this live webinar will take place from 6.30pm (BST) on Tuesday 6 October.
Though this October marks the bicentenary of the fall of the Kingdom of Haiti, this webinar celebrates its manifold artistic and cultural ‘afterlives’, focusing in particular on the strong connections forged between Britain and Haiti. It will explore issues relating to Haitian history and heritage, numismatics, transatlantic artistic production, dress and music produced in or on b
Jesús Ruiz Wins ACLS Fellowship to Investigate the Haitian Revolution
By Emily WilkersonWednesday, September 16, 2020
Jesús Ruiz (Ph.D. '20) is the recipient of the 2020 ACLS Emerging Voices Fellowship.
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NEW BOOK: CHELSEA STIEBER’S “HAITI’S PAPER WAR”
As described by NYU Press, in Post-Independence Writing, Civil War, and the Making of the Republic, 1804–1954 (2020) Chelsea Stieber “turns to the written record to re-examine the building blocks of a nation.”