Power, Silence and the production of History in Africa

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 24, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Oral History, Political History / Studies

Power, Silence and the Production of History in Africa

24 May 2018

Leiden University, Institute for History

 

The production of history is a process of power. This is particularly relevant in Africa, where

during both the colonial and the post-colonial era history has been written by hegemonic

regimes. This historiography has in turn (re-)produced structures of domination, social

exclusion and division. Moreover, it has obscured the diversity of histories, narratives, spatial

DEADLINE EXTENSION - Subjects, Objects, Others: Materialisms from the Enslaved and Colonized

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Indigenous Studies
We are excited to announce a deadline extension for Subjects, Objects, Others: Materialisms from the Enslaved and Colonized, a special issue of darkmatter. We ask that potential contributors submit abstracts by February 15 for consideration.

International Conference on Afro-Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian, and Latin-American Studies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
August 7, 2018 to August 10, 2018
Location: 
Ghana
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Race Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

We are pleased to issue a call for papers for the 6th edition of ICALLAS, International Conference on Afro-Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian, and Latin American Studies.

CFP: Lusophone/Hispanophone Caucus at ALA 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 10, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

Call for Papers: Lusophone/Hispanophone Caucus of the African Literature Association (LHCALA)

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 8 January - 15 January

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
January 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Asian History / Studies
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 8 January 2018 to 15 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.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: "THE VESEY CONSPIRACY at 200: BLACK ANTISLAVERY and the ATLANTIC WORLD"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
South Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Slavery

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB. 28, 2018

In preparation for a volume of essays to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the “Denmark Vesey Conspiracy” of 1822, the Carolina Lowcountry in the Atlantic World Program (CLAW) at the College of Charleston will hold a small conference on enslaved and free black anti-slavery, February 8-10, 2019.

CFP: North American Conference on British Studies (Providence, RI, Oct. 25-28, 2018): Submission site now open

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, British History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

The NACBS and its affiliate, the Northeast Conference on British Studies, seek participation by scholars in all areas of British Studies for the 2018 meeting in Providence, Rhode Island, from October 25-28. We solicit proposals for presentations on Britain, the British Empire, and the British world, including topics relating to component parts of Britain and on British influence (or vice versa) in Ireland, the Commonwealth, and former colonies in Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean (etc.) Our interests range from the medieval to the modern.

Call for Proposals: CSU Fresno 20th Annual History Graduate Symposium

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, European History / Studies, African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies

Call For Proposals

CSU Fresno 20th Annual History Graduate Symposium

Saturday, April 21, 2018

The History Graduate Student Association (HGSA) at California State University, Fresno announces the 20th Annual History Graduate Student Symposium, which will be held on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 in Fresno, California.

HGSA is now accepting papers from graduate students in any field of historical inquiry, but especially those demonstrating innovative and/or interdisciplinary approaches.

ASA UK Research Stream "Land policy transformation, accumulation and dispossession in rural and peri-urban Africa"

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 11, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies

Land policy transformation, accumulation and dispossession in rural and peri-urban Africa

Re: Linking the Colonial Past and the Post-Colonial Present in African History: Essays in Honour of Prof. Alfred Chukwudi Unomah (EXTENDED DEADLINE)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 20, 2018
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Economic History / Studies, Intellectual History, African History / Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS

Re: Linking the Colonial Past and the Post-Colonial Present in African History: Essays in Honour of Prof. Alfred Chukwudi Unomah (EXTENDED DEADLINE)

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