Black Power/ Black Super Powers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 18, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Race Studies

Papers are solicited for the Race and Ethnicity panel of the Northeast Popular Culture Association conference at Worcester State University on October 19/20, 2018.  With this year's success of the BLACK PANTHER film and the BLACK LIGHTNING television series, the role of black heroes engaging radical liberatory politics has taken on a very public presence.  Engaging resonances with The Black Panthers and their political presence, both of these popular culture superheroes (among others) represent many of the same culture-based politics and performances as real-world resistance movements such

GSA Seminar On: "Race Theory in Classical German Thought"

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
September 27, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, German History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, Race Studies

Contemporary critical race theory is beginning to explore the roots of the modern concept of “race” in German Enlightenment and post-Enlightenment thought, just as German cultural history is beginning to realize the centrality of this concept within some of its most formative ideas.

Ecologies of Black Childhood (American Studies Association 2018 Meeting)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 28, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Childhood and Education, Literature

Seeking one to two collaborators on a panel that will explore the relationship between depictions of black childhood and the iteration of a poetics or politic of space.

Africa in Global Intellectual History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Intellectual History, Cultural History / Studies

24-25 November 2018

Friedrich-Meinecke-Institute

Freie Universität Berlin

 

Keynote Speakers:

Professor Toyin Falola (University of Texas at Austin)

&

Dr Emma Hunter (University of Edinburgh)

Florida Historical Society 2018 Annual Meeting and Symposium

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2018 to May 19, 2018
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archaeology, Black History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Call for Papers

2018 Annual Meeting of the Florida Historical Society

May 17-19, 2018

Hyatt Regency Sarasota

 

Theme: Under the Big Top: History, Culture and Architecture

 

Please Submit Papers or Panels by February 28 , 2018

 

DEADLINE APPROACHING: "Blackness and Labor in the Afterlives of Racial Slavery"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Black History / Studies

Blackness and Labor in the Afterlives of Racial Slavery

A Special Issue of International Labor and Working-Class History

Franco Barchiesi and Shona N. Jackson, editors

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

FUND: Gilder Lehrman Center Fellowship Applications Due March 1, 2018

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Digital Humanities

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, part of the MacMillan Center at Yale University, is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for the following fellowships.
 

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