The Haitian History Journal: Haiti and the Atlantic World, published by the Centre International d'Information et de Documentation Haïtienne, Caraïbéenne et Afro-Canadienne (CIDIHCA) in Montreal, is devoted to the history of Haiti and the impact of Haiti`s history throughout the Atlantic region. It will be published once a year.
Costume Institute of the African Diaspora (CIAD) First Biennial Dress Conference of the African Diaspora
Friday 4th May 2018,
FREE central London event
17:15-18:30, 20 February 2018
Wolfson Room I, Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, London, WC1 7HU
Dr Caroline Withall will explore the lives of poor boys who went to sea during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Meet apprentices like Edward Kelly, who was beaten so badly he lost the use of his arm, William Cakebread, who was jailed for smuggling, and William Brook, a ‘boy of colour’ recommended by the Lord Mayor of London.
The Midwest Conference on British Studies is proud to announce that its 65th Annual Meeting will be hosted by the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY, September 14-16, 2018. The keynote speaker will be Carolyn Malone of Ball State University, and the plenary address will be given by Matthew Giancarlo of the University of Kentucky.
The central aim of this conference is to draw together a dynamic group of international scholars from France, Canada, and the United States whose work stands at the interface of two emerging sub-disciplines: the history of the French Atlantic and the "new legal history" whose central vector insists on shifting the focus of the field beyond legal structures and frameworks, towards an understanding of how law was actively shaped and applied through the lives and experiences of ordinary men and women. By uncovering and identifying the "voices" of slaves, in
Symposium - Towards a History of Louisiana State Institutions along Class, Racial, and Gender Lines
Friday April 20, 2018
The Tuckasegee Valley Historical Review is issuing a call for papers, book reviews, and exhibition reviews. Founded in 1992, "The Tuck" is one of the few peer-reviewed journals exclusively for history graduate students in the Southeastern US. This is a wonderful opportunity to submit original research you have completed in your program while allowing you to gain experience in the journal publication process.
CALL FOR PAPERS
“Memory and Performance in African-Atlantic Futures”
Three-day International Conference
31 August - 2 September 2018 – University of Leeds
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.