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.
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”
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.
45th Annual Conference – Call for Submissions
New Orleans, Louisiana
20-24 March 2019
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.
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.
Class of 2018
Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop
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.
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.