In this panel, we welcome discussions on the history of police brutality in communities of color throughout the twentieth century. All regions and eras are welcome.
We are inviting papers for our proposed ASA 2018 panel, "The Anthological Impulse: Pedagogy and Social Justice"
Applications for grants and awards from the University of Notre Dame's Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism are due by the new year:
Research Travel Grants assist scholars who wish to use the University of Notre Dame's archival collections in Catholic Americana at the Hesburgh Libraries.
Nursing Clio invites submissions on the history of medicine in Latin America and the Caribbean with focus on the intersection of race and gender in medical treatment, healing practices, and bodily experiences. We welcome blog posts (500 to 1200 words) on any time period (colonial histories are particularly welcome), but they must be accessible to a general audience. These essays will be published in a special series guest edited by Dr.
Encuentro 2018 is a convening to exchange ideas with fellow practitioners and advocates for Latin@ historic preservation that will be held April 26-28, 2018 in Providene, RI. Latin@s in Heritage Conservation invites proposals for posters on historic preservation as it relates to Latin@ peoples and sites across the United States, with a specific emphasis on the Northeast. Students are especially encouraged to submit proposals.
Theme: Power and Cultural Politics in Antiracist and Decolonial Education and Educational Research: Intersectionality, Resistance, and Survival
All interested graduate students in French, Spanish, and German Studies are invited to submit a 250-word abstract for the Vernacular Symposium at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The symposium will take place February 23-24 on UT's campus. Panel proposals are also welcome; please include an abstract and short bio for each paper on the proposed panel. See the event website for more information: https://vernacularsymposium.wordpress.com.
The upcoming issue of Camino Real. Estudios de las Hispanidades Norteamericanas Review (Year 2018. Volume 10. Issue 13), will be dedicated to Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa’s work, Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza. Critical articles, creative writings and interviews that link the issues addressed in Anzaldúa’s work are requested. The following topics can be approached: Nepantla and nepantleras, spiritual activism, Anzaldúa and pedagogy, cross-borders and international context, linguistic terrorism, theoretical frameworks and development of the Anzalduesco thinking.
Call for Papers – DEADLINE EXTENDED!
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico http://www.southwestpca.org
Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2017 November 15, 2017