Call for Papers - Special Issue on Blackness and Disability

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018 to August 31, 2018
Location: 
Maine, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Race Studies, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Blackness and Disability: The Reprise
 
In summer 2017, African American Review published a special issue on Blackness and Disability. This issue was groundbreaking for a variety of reasons. So that it does not function as a scholarly version of a one-hit wonder, and since, without prodding, these conversations would get stagnated, we aim to create another space for scholars to have this conversation about Blackness and disability in CLAJ, entitled Blackness and Disability: The Reprise.
 

ASAI V - Fifth Conference of the Association for African Studies in Italy - Plural Africa. Politics, knowledge and social dynamics in time and space

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 15, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Political Science
Call for Papers

Following the selection of the panels, the Association for African Studies in Italy (ASAI) announces a Call for papers for its Fifth biennial conference Plural Africa. Politics, knowledge and social dynamics in time and space

The selected panels that are open to paper proposals are here: https://eventi.unibo.it/pluralafrica/call-for-papers
For details of the individual panels see the attached file at the bottom of the indicated web page.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 23 April - 30 April

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Arabic History / Studies
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 23 April 2018 to 30 April 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 - Special issue of China Perspectives - 'Ordinary Chinese spaces in urban Africa'

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2018
Location: 
South Africa
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Chinese History / Studies, Geography, Urban Design and Planning
in French below

Call for abstracts for a special issue of China Perspectives

The First Annual Jan Vansina Lecture

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 21, 2018
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Archaeology, Anthropology

In memory of Jan Vansina, one of the world’s foremost historians of Africa, the University of Wisconsin-Madison African Studies Program announces the first annual Jan Vansina Lecture. Please join us on September 21-22, 2018 to celebrate the life of the beloved professor emeritus.

Featuring Nancy Hunt, Steven Feierman, and Jacob Sabakinu Kivilu, the lecture on Friday, September 21 (4:00PM) will be followed by dinner and the opportunity to share memories of Jan (7:00PM).

Postdoc and PhD positions: Universal Health Coverage and the Public Good in Africa

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 1, 2018 to September 1, 2021
Location: 
Norway
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology
 
Dear colleagues,
 
Two positions (PhD and postdoc) are available for anthropologists or African studies scholars, within a new ERC-funded project, “Universal Health Coverage and the Publi

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 16 April - 23 April

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
April 23, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Area Studies, Asian History / Studies, Classical Studies
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 April 2018 to 23 April 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.

Glimpse Journal CFP: Global Media Literacy in the Digital Age

Type: 
Journal
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Music and Music History
 
Glimpse, a double-blind peer reviewed journal published annually by the Society for Phenomenology and Media, invites papers for its Spring 2019 issue that will focus on the theme of global media literacy in the digital age.

We find ourselves, arguably, on the brink of a third digital revolution--Web 3.0 constituted by an Internet of things that send and receive data-

Conflict in the Modern Middle East: An Encyclopedia of Civil War, Revolutions, and Regime Change

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Dear Scholars and Colleagues,

CFP: 30th Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference in Philadelphia, PA

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

The Diopian Institute for Scholarly Advancement (DISA) presents the

30th Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference

Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13, 2018

African American Museum of Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19016

Pages

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