Call for Panellists (Southern Historical Association 2020): Criminal Justice in the Jim Crow South

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 12, 2019
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies

Seeking panellists for a session on criminal justice in the Jim Crow South for the Southern Historical Association, November 19 - 22 2020, Sheraton Memphis Downtown. 

This panel will examine criminal justice during Jim Crow, with a particular focus on how African Americans experienced and understood different facets of the criminal justice system during this period. All relevant research topics are welcome. 

If you are interested in participating, please submit a 150 word abstract and a CV to Hollie Pich (hollie.pich@sydney.edu.au) before September 12, 2019. This tight deadline reflects the fact that all proposals for the Southern Historical Association 2020 must be in by September 15.