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H-Net Review [H-AfrArts]: Nevadomsky on Gunsch, 'The Benin Plaques: A 16th Century Imperial Monument'

Kathryn Wysocki Gunsch.  The Benin Plaques: A 16th Century Imperial Monument.  Abingdon  Routledge Research in Art History Series.
Routledge, 2017.  Illustrations. xxx + 245 pp.  $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4724-5155-2.

Reviewed by Joseph Nevadomsky (California State University - Fullerton)
Published on H-AfrArts (August, 2018)
Commissioned by Jean M. Borgatti (Clark Univeristy)

Call for Nominations: President of the Journal of Women’s History Board of Trustees

The Journal of Women’s History is currently seeking nominations, including self-nominations, for its next President. This six-year term will begin in January 2019. Interested candidates will be asked to send a CV and a couple of paragraphs explaining how their scholarly, academic, administrative, and/or organizing experience prepares them to preside over the JWH Board. Materials are due by 1 November 2018, to be followed by a vote of the journal’s Editorial Board.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 6 August - 13 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 August 2018 to 13 August 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-AfResearch.  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 HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Africa: 6 August - 13 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 August 2018 to 13 August 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-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: Roundtable Discussion - books and long-format journalism in African political and cultural affairs

Roundtable discussion on the role of books and long-format journalism on African political and cultural affairs

When: 12 September 2018, 15:30pm
Where: African Studies Association UK conference, Birmingham

African Arguments is the world’s most successful English language book series and blog, publishing research and long-format journalism which engages with policy work, activism and the public at large.

TOC: Journal of Natal and Zulu History (Relaunch Issue): Volume 32, Issue 1, 2018

First published as an annual in 1978, as a postgraduate initiative out of the History department of the then University of Natal (South Africa), the Journal of Natal and Zulu History invited original interdisciplinary work on the region from historians, archaeologists, anthropologists and political economists, and review pieces on Southern Africa more broadly.

CFP: 2019 North Eastern Workshop on Southern Africa (NEWSA)

This is a call for papers and discussants for the fifteenth North Eastern Workshop on Southern Africa (NEWSA). We encourage scholars from all disciplines who are currently working on southern Africa (Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe) to submit proposals.

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