We invite submissions for Volume 6 of the peer-reviewed academic journal Recreation and Society in Africa, Asia and Latin America (RASAALA). Volume 6 is tentatively titled “Race and Inequality in Recreation”. We are particularly interested in articles that explore the ties between race, inequality, and access to leisure through sociological, historical, psychological, economic, political, legal, medical, literary, philosophical and/or interdisciplinary lenses.
Dossier: Cartographies of Design: Stories, Projects, Agendas
Coordination: Monica Farkas (FFyL-FADU_ University of Buenos Aires. Argentina. FADU - Universidad de la Republica. Montevideo, Uruguay)
Race and Revolution Series CFP
Age of Revolutions invites submissions on the history of race and revolution. We welcome posts (800-1200 words) on historical topics relating to race as facilitating, mitigating, and/or limiting influence in revolutionary experience. Put another way: How has race impacted revolutionary experience, identity, and action?
CFP: Colonial Tourism: sites, resistances and performances
Conference: call for papers: 1968 in the Americas: Impact, Legacies and Memory
Venue: Institute of the Americas, UCL, London
Date: 21-22 June 2018
Firsting is the process through which an act, circumstance or phenomenon generated by man, or accomplishment is represented or acclaimed as having occurred for the first time. Firsting necessarily implies seconding and lasting as concomitant processes that help structure historical exchanges. Firsting involves complex issues that conflict our present, including those of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, religion and language, and place of origin.
Our intention,therefore, is to cover a sufficiently broad framework of important families of the Spanish MOnarchy, close to he nobility, with slaves, analyzing both the role of mops and kitchen slaves of large houses asthe role of those who traded specialized, with special attention to those who were released thanks to some specific talent and those who achieved certain social success.
Rethinking the Afropolitan: The Ethics of Black Atlantic Masculinities on Display
OCTOBER 19th-21st, 2017
Call for Papers
The Cacicas of Spanish America
Who were the cacicas of Spanish America?