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.

Human Hair: Black and African Perspectives

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 5, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Anthropology

I seek six additional submissions focused on: Human Hair: Black and African Perspectives. This project is a special issue in an International Journal and works using hair to theorize on experiences of Blacks, Africans and people of African descent are welcome. All relevant topics from fields including, but not limited to Anthropology, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, International Relations, Cultural and Media Studies and Gender Studies  are welcome and would be considered for this edition.    

Journal of Ecclesiastical History's World Christianities Essay Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 31, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

The Journal of Ecclesiastical History is pleased to announce the second World Christianities Essay Prize of UK£ 500. The prize is awarded each year to the author of an original research article on any subject relating to the history of Christianity outside Europe and North America since the year 700. Contributions of up to 8000 words are welcome from any historical subdiscipline and with any chronological or geographical focus within those parameters.

Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in the History of the Atlantic World

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
February 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019
Location: 
Nova Scotia, Canada
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Slavery

 

Position # 40015: Acadia University invites applications for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in the History of the Atlantic World. Tier 2 chairholders are exceptional emerging researchers, acknowledged by their peers as having the potential to lead in their field. We seek an active researcher who will bring a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach to this position.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 5 February - 12 February

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
February 12, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 5 February 2018 to 12 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.

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