T2M Conference 2021 - Mobilities in Transition (Lisbon/Almada, 3-5 November 2021)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2021
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Race / Ethnic Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Anthropology, Contemporary History, Geography

Transport and mobility have long been associated with the circulation of people/bodies, goods/matter, elements/microorganisms, and ideas/thoughts within and across territories. As some authors claim, we live in an age of movement, or, what Thomas Nail calls the Kinocene. In recent years, scholars engaging with the mobilities paradigm have analysed how those fluxes are moulded by or create new patterns of power, identities, and everyday micro-geographies.

Engaging Kamau Brathwaite - Special Issue of The Journal of West Indian Literature

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Race / Ethnic Studies

Deadline for abstracts: 15 April 2021

Full papers due: 1 September 2021

Publication: April 2022

 

MLA 2022 (LLC Southern Studies): Afrosouthernfuturism and the Black Speculative Arts

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 15, 2021
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, American History / Studies

Afrosouthernfuturism and the Black Speculative Arts

CFP Modern Language Association Conference 2022: The Power of Laughter: Discursive Communities and the Deconstruction of Social Hierarchies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 15, 2021
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Popular Culture Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies

In her 2014 text, All Joking Aside, Rebecca Krefting argued that “Jokesters unmask inequality by identifying the legal arrangements and cultural attitudes and beliefs contributing to their subordinated status—joking about it, challenging that which has become normalized and compulsory, and offering new solutions and strategie

Questions of Method in Global South Studies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 15, 2021
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Literature, Race / Ethnic Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

This panel will explore the range of established and emerging methodological approaches to the global South. Interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches are especially welcome. Send 250-word abstract and brief bio by March 15, 2021 to alopez@purdue.edu.

Captivity and Social Justice in Modern Italian Culture

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 26, 2021 to February 27, 2021
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Social Sciences, Italian History / Studies, Literature, Race / Ethnic Studies

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

CAPTIVITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE IN MODERN ITALIAN CULTURE

26-27 FEBRUARY 2021

UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER – YORK UNIVERSITY

 

ORGANIZERS

Elena Bellina (University of Rochester), Matteo Brera (York University)

 

Critical Conversations: State of the Race, The African Diaspora Across the Globe

Type: 
Event
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, Social Sciences

The Transatlantic Roundtable on Religion and Race in collaboration with Krik Krak, presents BlakPak Critical Conversations, State of the Race, The African Diaspora Across the Globe. The first of a series of dialogues with intellectuals from across the African Diaspora. Our first conversation features Dr Anthony Reddie, Oxford University, Dr Shelene Gomes, University of the West Indies, Dr Walter E. Fluker Boston University and Dr Nisrin Elamin Bryn Mawr College. The event will be hosted online at 7.30pm UK time (GMT) Saturday 27th February. Register via eventbrite.

Call for Contributors: (When) Will the Joy Come?: Black Womxn in the Ivory Tower

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 10, 2021
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, Sociology, Women's & Gender History / Studies
Dear Colleagues:
 
Please consider submitting a proposal for this exciting new edited collection.
 

State Historical Society of Iowa 2021/22 Research Grants for Authors Open

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
April 15, 2021
Location: 
Iowa, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, Cultural History / Studies

The State Historical Society of Iowa announces a grant program for 2021/2022. The State Historical Society of Iowa will award up to fifteen research stipends of $1,000 each to support original research and interpretive writing related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference will be given to applicants proposing to pursue previously neglected topics or new approaches to or interpretations of previously treated topics.

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