Call for Proposals
Call for Papers
Call for Papers:
31st Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference
"Africana Holism & Agency: Exploring Healing and Wellness within Afrocentric Scholarship"
Abstracts due: Saturday, June 15, 2019
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of History, Humanities, and Languages, and Center for Critical Race Studies is hosting a Symposium commemorating 400 Years of African American Life and History.
10th Annual African, African American, and Diaspora Studies Interdisciplinary Conference
The Lagos Studies Association is pleased to release the schedule of its pre-conference workshop and seminar (June 25-26). The seventeen modules of the workshop include academic journal and book publishing, grant and fellowship application, archive and fieldwork experience, mentoring for women graduate students, pre-and postdoctoral experience, graduate school application and life, and pedagogy of teaching, among others. Facilitators range from graduate students to senior professors. We are grateful for their willingness to commit their time, energy, and resources, free of charge.
The Detroit Stars were formed in 1919 as an independent black baseball club by pioneering future Hall of Fame executive Rube Foster of Chicago. The Stars played other professional black ballclubs along with black and white semipro teams. A year later, Foster founded the first major black league, the Negro National League, with the Detroit Stars as one of its eight charter members.