CFP: "THE VESEY CONSPIRACY at 200: BLACK ANTISLAVERY and the ATLANTIC WORLD"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 8, 2019 to February 10, 2019
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Slavery

In preparation for a volume of essays to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the “Denmark Vesey Conspiracy” of 1822, the Carolina Lowcountry in the Atlantic World Program (CLAW) at the College of Charleston will hold a small conference on enslaved and free black anti-slavery, February 8-10, 2019.

Now Accepting Nominations for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
November 1, 2017
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, British History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Sexuality Studies


Now Accepting Nominations for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes

Deadline for Nominations:  November 1, 2017

To nominate a book, see: https://berksconference.org/prizes/

 

Description of Prizes
We invite publishers and authors to submit books published in the year 2017 for consideration for the Berkshire Conference Book Prizes. 

On Whose Terms?: Ten Years On (in Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 24, 2017 to December 3, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS

On Whose Terms?: Ten Years On…

(in Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts)

CFP: Medicine and Madness in the Long 18th Century, 23-24 Feb 2018, SCSECS, Oxford MS

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
Mississippi, United States
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, European History / Studies

For the 2018 meeting of the South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, proposals are invited on any topic regarding medicine, madness, the medicine of madness, the madness of medicine, or the care and treatment of any illnesses, physical, mental, or emotional during the long eighteenth century. All disciplines and geographic areas are welcome.

150-word abstracts by 11/30/18.  Electronic submissions, please.

Judith Broome

Department of English

William Paterson University of New Jersey

CFP: Lucayos: A Journal of Bahamian and Caribbean Criticism and Creative Work

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
Bahamas
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Lucayos is a peer-reviewed journal of the literature, culture, history and creativity of The Bahamas and the larger Caribbean region. Developed by the Faculty of Liberal and Fine Arts at the University of The Bahamas, the goal of the journal is to promote critical regional and cultural awareness through academic and creative writing that comments on or is a product of The Bahamas and the Caribbean. The journal is focused on the literature, culture, or history of the region or in creative expression which connects to relevant themes, places, and spaces in the Caribbean.

Si Wi Yah; Sartorial Representations of the African Diaspora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2017 to November 17, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

First Dress Conference of the African Diaspora

London College of Fashion, London, UK.

Friday 4th May 2018 

 

CFP: Trans-American Crossings: Enslaved Migrations within the Americas and Their Impacts on Slave Cultures and Societies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 16, 2017
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Slavery

The Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, in conjunction with the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University, announces a call for papers for a conference exploring enslaved migrations within the Americas. Over the past several decades a rich slave trade historiography has illuminated much about the infamous Middle Passage across the Atlantic, but for hundreds of thousands of African captives journeys continued upon reaching the New World.

ReFocus: The Films of F. Gary Gray

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Call for papers: ReFocus: The Films of F. Gary Gray Contact email: harrisja@dickinson.edu

Deadline: 15 November 2017

 

CFP: Critical Arts Journal Special Issue - Celebrity and Protest in the Anti-Apartheid Struggle

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Sociology

Guest editors: Prof. Louise Bethlehem, The European Research Council Project APARTHEID-STOPS, Dr. Tal Zalamnovich The European Research Council Project APARTHEID-STOPS.

Deadline for submission: 15 November 2017

New Issue: A Dialogue with African and Africana Philosophers (Journal on African Philosophy) on Africa Knowledge Project

Type: 
Journal
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Philosophy, Race Studies, Black History / Studies

The peer-reviewed Journal on African Philosophy (JAP) has just published a special-issue on African and Africana philosophy. Issue 14, "A Dialogue with African and Africana Philosophers" is guest-edited by Azuka Nzegwu, PhD. This special-issue is the inaugural issue of a new series in JAP that seeks to engage scholars in the field.

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