Dust Beneath Our Feet: Reflections of 19th Century Singapore
Special Issue on Queer African Screen Media for Journal of African Cultural Studies
The Interdisciplinary Workshop
On October 4th, 2018, the working group on Institutional Erasure of Race: Violence across Time and Space will convene at University College London. The workshop is an attempt to study the different modes through which modern institutions have contributed towards structural violence in relation to racial discrimination.
Moving Centers & Traveling Cultures
October 10-12, 2018
Goethe University, Frankfurt
Confirmed keynote speaker: Alex Tickell (Open University)
CHAM International conference in Lisbon, 17-20 July 2019
CHAM is proud to announce the organisation of its IV International Conference on Innovation, Invention and Memory in Africa. Following very successful previous editions we are now focusing on Africa, its heritage, challenges and achievements.
The claim in support of the Romani community’s Indian origin -- what the Orientalists first propounded is now reinforced by Genetics -- was, during the 18-19th centuries, premised upon the homophony between Romani and Indian languages. This was in line with notions of ‘border thinking’ so pervasive within the Orientalist discourse, and has since then provoked classist vis-à-vis confrontations and ideological practices of territorializing ‘differential space’ (Lefebvre, 1992). Taking off from here, this symposium seeks to reflect on:
The Journal of Applied Arts & Health is seeking a book reviewer for Using Art Techniques Across Cultural and Race Boundaries: Working with Identity by Lorette Dye.
The Global Labor Migration Network has announced its call for papers for a 2019 international summit in Amsterdam. The application portal is now open. Full instructions can be found below. Applications are due via the application portal. We have extended the submission window to August 15, 2018. Presentations on labor migration in Africa, Asia, and Latin America are particularly encouraged.
The following thematic areas will be prioritized for projected panels:
Journal issue: "Shining girls, glitterboys, and mavericks: engaged queerness in the fiction of Lauren Beukes"
Call for Papers
Young Scholars International Conference
Margins and Connections
North East India Studies Programme
School of Social Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Date: 7-8 February, 2019