New issue of Social Dynamics: A Journal of African Studies

Type: 
Announcements Administration
Location: 
South Africa
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Psychology, Philosophy, Law and Legal History, Literature

We are happy to announce the latest issue of Social Dynamics: a journal of African Studies, which includes 3 contributions on matters of media, 3 articles that bring questions of psychology and subjectivity to the fore, as well as pieces on philosophy, law and literature. He also have two essays on Steven Friedman’s recent book on Harold Wolpe and three further book reviews.

Call for Nominations: 2016 Conover-Porter Award for Africana Bibliography or Reference Work

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Library and Information Science, Arabic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial 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: 14 December - 21 December

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
December 21, 2015
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Anthropology

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 14 December 2015 to 21 December 2015. 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.

 

H-Net This Week

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
December 12, 2015 to December 18, 2015
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, American History / Studies, Digital Humanities

H-Net This Week provides a roundup of the new features, discussions, reviews, blogs, and more at our various networks around the H-Net Commons. The latest edition, highlighting the week of December 12-18, 2015 and includes updates from:

Study abroad in Zanzibar, Tanzania 2016: The Presence of Islam in the Swahili Coast of East Africa

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 27, 2016
Location: 
Tanzania
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Languages, Religious Studies and Theology

African & African Diaspora Studies Program at Florida International University offers students the exciting and rewarding opportunity to study abroad. The Presence of Islam on the Swahili coast of East Africa is a five-week program designed to provide students with an introduction to East African cultures and traditions. The program explores the unique history, culture, religion and geography of this semi-autonomous island of Tanzania.

Undergraduate Mentoring Program for Under-Represented Students

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 26, 2016 to July 1, 2016
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Slavery, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Richards Center Undergraduate Mentoring Program exposes students to doctoral study in the discipline of history. During a one-week summer residential program (June 26-July 1, 2016), Penn State faculty and staff demystify the graduate school admissions process and educate participants about the academic profession.

Linking the Colonial Past and the Post-Colonial Present in African History: Essays in Honour of Prof. Alfred Chukwuemeka Unomah

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
January 20, 2016
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Intellectual History, Nationalism History / Studies

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Dear Colleagues,

We are in the process of publishing an edited volume entitled: 

Linking the Colonial Past and the Post-Colonial Present in African History: Essays in Honour of Prof. Alfred Chukwuemeka Unomah

African Arts: Open Session

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 8, 2016
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Graduate Studies
Midwest Art History Society Annual Conference
CFP: African Arts: Open Session
Email proposals: amnygaard@stthomas.edu

Reading Coetzee's Women

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 27, 2016 to September 29, 2016
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies

CFP: Reading Coetzee’s Women

Dates: 27-29 September 2016

Venue: Monash University Prato Centre, Palazzo Vai, Prato, Italy   

             

Confirmed Participants/Keynotes:

Professor J.M. Coetzee (Adelaide)

Professor Zoë Wicomb (Strathclyde)

Professor David Attwell (York)

Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford)

Other keynotes/participants TBC

 

Conference Outline:

 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 7 December - 14 December

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
December 14, 2015
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Arabic History / Studies

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 7 December 2015 to 14 December 2015. 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.

 

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