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.

CFP: LHS at CLA Panel on the Black Metropolis in Hughes and His Contemporaries (Extended Deadline)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 29, 2017
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Literature

CFP: Langston Hughes Society Panel at the College Language Association Convention, April 2018

Hosted by DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois

“Manifestations of the Negro Metropolis: The ‘Large-Scale Laboratory Experiment’ in the Works of Langston Hughes and His Contemporaries”

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Schomburg Center Scholars-in-Residence Program 2018-2019

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 1, 2017 to December 1, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a unit of The New York Public Library, invites applications for its Scholars-in-Residence Program for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The program offers long-term and short-term research fellowships to scholars and writers pursuing projects in African diasporic studies in fields including history, politics, literature, and culture.

AFRICA AND THE GLOBAL ATLANTIC WORLD CONFERENCE

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 12, 2018 to April 13, 2018
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Race Studies

THE DEPARTMENT OF PAN-AFRICAN STUDIES AT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY

PRESENTS ITS FOURTH BIENNIAL

AFRICA AND THE GLOBAL ATLANTIC WORLD CONFERENCE

“Intersectional Approaches to Survival: Legacies of Resistance”

APRIL 12-13, 2018

 

Keynote Speaker: Professor Linda James Myers

 

Call for Applications: Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
January 15, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Slavery, Black History / Studies

The Afro-Latin American Research Institute at the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University, invites graduate students working on dissertations related to Afro-Latin American studies to submit a proposal to the annual Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop on Afro-Latin American Studies.

Call for Contributors for October 2017 Issue on “The Road to Charlottesville”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Race Studies, African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Chicana/o History / Studies, Indigenous Studies

The Activist History Review invites article proposals for our October issue, “The Road to Charlottesville.”

Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Submissions

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
November 1, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Military History, Public History, Slavery

The Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize is awarded annually for the finest scholarly work in English on Abraham Lincoln, the American Civil War soldier, or a subject relating to their era.

 

The $50,000 prize was co-founded and endowed by businessmen and philanthropists Richard Gilder and Lewis Lehrman, principals of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in New York and co-creators of the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the largest private archives of documents and artifacts in the nation.

The Birth of Hip Hip, 1970-1985 Call for Author: 50 Events that Shaped African American History

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
March 15, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies

ABC-CLIO, the leading publisher of academic reference works, is developing 50 Events that Shaped African American History to be published in 2019.  The two-volume encyclopedia will help readers understand the significance of the African American experience through "50 Key Events" that helped shape the United States. Critical moments in black social, cultural, economic, and political history will be organized chronologically with useful timelines, contextual backgrounds, and interesting sidebars highlighting important participants and places, among other features.

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