Ife Sociological and Anthropological Review (ISAR)
Several departments at Temple University's College of Liberal Arts, joined African American Studies faculty in order to launch an inaugural conference for a trans-disciplinary dialogue on the status and future of migrants and refugees who are leaving their homeland in North Africa, Southwest Asia, and other parts of the world, in fear of war, hunger and political conflict. We invite scholars to submit their paper abstracts in not more than 250 words, on one of the aspects of the exodus from North Africa and Southwest Asia towards Europe, and beyond.
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 11 January 2016 to 18 January 2016. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.
STUDY GRANTS AVAILABLE FROM SOUTHERN BAPTIST
HISTORICAL LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES
New York University's Tamiment Library announces the Center for the United States and the Cold War fellowships and travel grants for 2016-2017. The Center for the United States and the Cold War at NYU's Tamiment Library supports research on the Cold War, especially on the ways in which this ideological and geopolitical conflict with the Soviet Union affected American politics, culture, and society.
For over 30 years, the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College has hosted an annual summer conference bringing leading historians and public audiences together for small group discussions, battlefield tours, panel conversations, and lectures. Sessions, lodging, and meals are held on the 200-acre college campus.
Race and Mental Health in History and Literature, a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar for Schoolteachers.
Location: Blacksburg, VA & Washington, DC
Dates: July 10-30, 2016.
Application deadline: March 1, 2016
For more information, please visit the seminar website: https://raceandmentalhealthseminar.wordpress.com/
We invite applications for the third year of OASIS-Orientale American Studies International School, a one-week school that will take place at Università Orientale's Conference Center in Procida, off the coast of Naples, Italy, from May 29 to June 3, 2016. Confirmed speakers: Jonathan Arac, Cristina Bacchilega, John Bryant, Elizabeth Dillon, Jane Desmond, Brian T. Edwards, Djelal Kadir, Donald E. Pease, John Rieder, Mounira Soliman. Deadline for applications: March 1, 2016. More info at www.oasis.unior.it