Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 6, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Health and Health Care

Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology

6:00 pm: Lecture with Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens

Hosted by the Program in African American History

 

Call for Applications! Newberry Library NEH Summer Institute, "Art and Public Culture in Chicago"

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 11, 2018 to June 29, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Urban History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Literature

Applications are due March 1st for our Summer 2018 NEH Institute!

 

Upfront and Onside: The Women's Football Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 8, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Archival Science, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

DESCRIPTION

As part of the Hidden Histories project, funded by the Arts Council, the National Football Museum is delighted to be running and hosting the biggest conference on the history and heritage of women’s football. Coinciding with International Women's Day on 8 March, Upfront & Onside features a programme of influential keynote speakers from around the globe focussing on over 150 years of the women’s game.

Price for 2 days £85. Early Bird rate until 25 January 2018 £76.50 bookk via Eventbrite page.

Event Programme 8 March

Ecologies of Black Childhood (American Studies Association 2018 Meeting)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 28, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Childhood and Education, Literature

Seeking one to two collaborators on a panel that will explore the relationship between depictions of black childhood and the iteration of a poetics or politic of space.

Prison, Power, and Protest in Black History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 3, 2018 to October 7, 2018
Location: 
Missouri, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Law and Legal History, Social History / Studies

            This call for papers is for a proposed panel for the upcoming 103rd meeting of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) in Indianapolis, IN between OCT 3-7 2018. (The panel has not yet been submitted to ASALH and I am currently collecting abstracts for the submission.) Once assembled, the panel will focus on themes of black legal confinement across the 20th century, and attempts to resist, protest, and dismantle unfair systems of incarceration.

First Four: The Films of Kasi Lemmons

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 15, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, African American History / Studies

We are seeking chapter submissions for an edited volume on the films of writer-director Kasi Lemmons. This collection of critical analyses will explore cinematic, narrative, intertextual, and/or thematic elements of the films Eve's Bayou (1997), Caveman's Valentine (2001), Talk to Me (2007), and Black Nativity (2013), as well as their cultural aesthetics and social impact. Abstracts are due March 15, 2018.

Call for submissions: Inaugural Horowitz Book Prize for best book on the decorative arts, design history, or material culture of the Americas

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Native American History / Studies

 

Visiting Summer Research Fellowships at UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Slavery

The Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries is pleased to announce that it will award up to eight short-term summer research fellowships in the amount of $1,250 to support intensive, innovative, and impactful research use of its collections.

Supported topics include:

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 15 January - 22 January

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
January 22, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Anthropology
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 15 January 2018 to 22 January 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. 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.

Call for Papers Mercy College 2nd Annual History Undergraduate Research Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
East Asian History / Studies, European History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, American History / Studies, African American History / Studies

Call for Papers

Mercy College 2nd Annual History Undergraduate Research Conference

Saturday, 7 April 2018, 9:00am-5:00pm

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