Call for Papers African Studies Association Conference (Nov. 29-Dec.1, 2018 in Atlanta)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Slavery

Panel Title: Race, Blackness, and Africa: West Africans in the Maghreb

Panel Sponsor: [West African Research Association]

Call for Nominations: 2018 Conover-Porter Award for Africana Bibliography or Reference Work

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Library and Information Science, Research and Methodology, World History / Studies, Black History / Studies

The Africana Librarians Council, a coordinate organization of the African Studies Association (U.S.), seeks nominations for the biennial Conover-Porter Award for excellence in Africana bibliography or reference work.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 12 February - 19 February

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
February 19, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Architecture and Architectural History
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 12 February 2018 to 19 February 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.

The Political Economy of Migration in Africa: Call for Papers

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 7, 2018
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Political Science, Social Sciences
  

African Heritage Institution (AfriHeritage)

Call for Papers

Conference Theme: The Political Economy of Migration in Africa

 

CfP : Deadline Extension - African Studies Association of the United Kingdom biennial conference 2018 - New deadline 30 March 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Anthropology, Area Studies, Geography, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,

In response to numerous requests for extension, we have decided to extend the deadline of submissions for paper abstracts and panels for the ASAUK 2018 conference to be held from 11-13 September 2018 at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom.

The new deadline for submissions is 30 March 2018.

We continue to welcome independent panels and papers to our open stream, as well as papers and panels for all of our thematic streams.

ASAUK stream call for papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 11, 2018 to September 13, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

This stream aims to discuss the nature of African art history in the contemporary moment.
Considering the global dissemination of art history since its entrenchment as a West
European discipline in the 19th century this stream asks panellists to engage in a discussion
of the field as it is manifest on the African continent and as it frames African art. Panels
would discuss the writing of art history, the manner in which the discipline is taught on the
continent and abroad, the display of African art in Africa and the manner in which

CFP: World History Connected Forum on “Film and World History: New Approaches and Sources”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, African History / Studies, Film and Film History, World History / Studies, Digital Humanities

 

CFP: World History Connected Forum on “Film and World History: New Approaches and Sources” 

 

Memorial gathering for Professor Sirkku Kristilina Hellsten

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 14, 2018
Location: 
Tanzania
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Political Science, Government and Public Service, Diplomacy and International Relations, African History / Studies

Professor Sirkku Kristilina Hellsten [1962 - February 7, 2018] was a leader in the philosophical theory and practice of development ethics and civic education and research in Kenya, Cameroun, Tanzania and Mozambique, communicating with her African colleagues and others all over the world until the day she passed. A senior research fellow of the Nordic Africa Institute in Uppsala, Sweden, she spent many years at the University of Dar es Salaam and is responsible for spearheading the collaboration which brought the Philosophy & Religious Studies Department into being in 2012, as well as i

Laughter and joking from contestation to protection to forging relationships

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2018
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Social Sciences

Laughter and joking from contestation to protection to forging relationships

Katja Gentric (contemporary art), Laure Carbonnel (anthropology)

Paper Proposal for AHA 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Race Studies, African History / Studies

I am interested in presenting a paper on correspondences between President Lyndon Johnson and Nigerian leaders Nnamdi Azikiwe and Tafawa Balewa on the racial crisis in the United States, for a panel at AHA 2019. If anyone is organizing a session where my paper is a fit please contact me, Keith Dye, at keithdye@hotmail.com.

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