Slave Dwelling Project Conference: Slavery, Resistance, and Community

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2018
Location: 
Tennessee, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Slavery

Join the Slave Dwelling Project, the Middle Tennessee State University Center for Historic Preservation, and our Pulitzer Prize-winning Keynote Speaker, Colson Whitehead (author of The Underground Railroad, 2016), for the fifth annual Slave Dwelling Project Conference, to be held at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, from October 24-27, 2018.

7TH ANNUAL SWEAT EQUITY INVESTMENT IN THE COTTON KINGDOM SYMPOSIUM

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
November 8, 2018 to November 9, 2018
Location: 
Mississippi, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Oral History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

GRANDMAMA’NEM NATIONAL DIALOGUE

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

MARCH 15, 2018

 

7th Annual Cotton Kingdom/Sweat Equity Investment Symposium

“A National Dialogue: Grandmama’nem and the Wisdom They Shared”

 

50 Years After the Revolution: New Perspectives on 1968

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
April 27, 2018 to April 29, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies

From Morningside Heights to Mexico City, Czechoslovakia to China, Paris to Tokyo, in 1968, a year-long crisis linked world communities in a unique and epochal series of dramatic confrontations.

The repercussions are still being felt.

CFP: Photography, Migration and Cultural Encounters in America (UPDATE)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 29, 2018
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Humanities, Race Studies

CFP (Update): Photography, Migration and Cultural Encounters in America (Additional Plenary Speaker)

Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Dun Laoghaire (Dublin)

June 20th – 22nd 2018

CFP Deadline: 29th March 2018

We are pleased to announce that Professor Carol Williams (University of Lethbridge) has been added to the conference programme as a plenary speaker.

Visions of African Unity (1930s – 2018)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations

55 years ago, on 25 May 1963, the leaders of 32 African countries signed the charter of the Organisation of African Unity at Addis Ababa. This institution enshrined a revolutionary vision of continental unity which in many ways challenged previous ideas on African post-colonial political and economic order. The OAU also brought about the establishment of bodies which allowed its members to create connections and synergies aimed at the further liberation and unification of the continent (e.g.

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Class of 2018

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 11, 2018 to May 12, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Race Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

Class of 2018

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop

2018 National Teacher Institute: "Independence to Emancipation" at Valley Forge

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 12, 2018 to July 15, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, History Education, Military History, Slavery, African American History / Studies

Mark your calendars to join us for the Civil War Trust's 2018 National Teacher Institute in Valley Forge, from July 12-15, 2018.

Our Annual National Teacher Institute brings together educators from all over the world. This four-day event includes workshops, lectures, and tours from some of the leading experts in the history and education fields. Educators will be immersed in a friendly, fun, and engaging learning environment, where they will be able to network with their peers while learning new and innovative teaching methods. 

The Revolutionary Year 1968 - 50 Years Later

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 25, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

As seen in 1848 and in the recent “Arab Spring, revolution often spreads from country to country and group to group.  In 1968, one could find uprisings and protests in the United States, China, West Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Spain, Czechoslovakia, Scandinavia, and Mexico, as well as other regions of the globe.

 

Call For Papers: The Conference on Illinois History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 4, 2018 to October 5, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies
The Conference on Illinois History is accepting paper or panel proposals on any aspect of Illinois’s history, culture, politics, geography, or archaeology. The Conference especially welcomes submissions exploring the upcoming bicentennial of statehood.

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