CFP: "Blackness and Labor in the Afterlives of Racial Slavery" - EXTENDED (Abstracts Now Due January 31)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 1, 2017 to January 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Blackness and Labor in the Afterlives of Racial Slavery

A Special Issue of International Labor and Working-Class History

Franco Barchiesi, editor

CALL FOR PAPERS

Call for Papers for Bowling Green State University's Africana Studies Program's 20th annual Student Research Conference. "Emerging Perspectives in Africana Studies"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 8, 2017
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Area Studies, Black History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

"Emerging Perspectives in Africana Studies," encompasses a wide range of topics spanning time and place, from current and historic political events, to artistic and cultural developments, and environmental change.

Black Spaces Matter: Exploring the Aesthetics and Architectonics of an Abolitionist Neighborhood

Type: 
Event
Date: 
November 29, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Slavery, Urban History / Studies

 

Call: Towards Our Fugitive Striving

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Race Studies

The context

We understand that race is made through the brutal craft of white supremacy: a political, social, economic, and interpersonal formation that both requires and produces anti-blackness to sustain itself. Equally clear to us is that racial “knowledge,” in all its forms, continues to structure our collective experience, both in the United States and around the world where the racialized “other” describes a complex of peoples and cultures.

Schlesinger Library Grants: Now Accepting 2018 Applicants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
March 5, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Humanities, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

SCHLESINGER LIBRARY GRANTS

The Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America invites applicants for a variety of research grants.

Grant from the African American Episcopal Historical Collection

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
January 16, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Race Studies

Travel reimbursement grants are available to individuals who would like to use the African American Episcopal Historical Collection (AAEHC) for research.  Faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, independent researchers, clergy, and laypersons are encouraged to apply.  Funds may be used for transportation, meals, lodging, photocopying, and other research costs. 

Langston Hughes Society Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 5, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Literature

CFP: Langston Hughes Society Panels at the American Literature Association Conference

May 24-27, 2018 | Hyatt Regency San Francisco

The Langston Hughes Society is pleased to invite proposals for the following two panels to be held at the 2018 American Literature Association (ALA) Conference in San Francisco, CA. Though we welcome papers on the themes below, we also strongly encourage submissions on any topic related to Langston Hughes and his contemporaries.

I. “Hold[ing] Fast to Dreams”: Tracing the Literary Legacy of Langston Hughes

CfP: Black Radicalism in the United States

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 10, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Black Radicalism in the United States

 

Dr. Frank Jacob, Queensborough Community College in cooperation with

the Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives at NYU and

Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung—New York Office

 

Tamiment Library, NYU, 70 Washington Square S, New York, NY 10012

April 14-15, 2018.

 

CFP DEADLINE EXTENSION: Si Wi Yah; Sartorial Representations of the African Diaspora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Costume Institute of the African Diaspora

First Biennial Dress Conference of the African Diaspora

London College of Fashion, London, UK.

Friday 4th May 2018

Call for Authors: 50 Events that Shaped African American History

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 16, 2017 to April 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Area Studies, Black History / Studies

Call for Authors: 50 Events that Shaped African American History

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