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
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.
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.
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA CENTER FOR COMMUNAL STUDIES
24-25 November 2018
Freie Universität Berlin
Professor Toyin Falola (University of Texas at Austin)
Dr Emma Hunter (University of Edinburgh)
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
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
The UMass Amherst Libraries are now accepting applications for 2018 Du Bois Visiting Scholars Fellowships.
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.