“Jim Crow Crumbles, Too”: Socio-Political Activism in the Works of Langston Hughes and His Contemporaries
CFP: Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine
October 5-6, 2018
Blackness and Disability: The Reprise
In summer 2017, African American Review published a special issue on Blackness and Disability. This issue was groundbreaking for a variety of reasons. So that it does not function as a scholarly version of a one-hit wonder, and since, without prodding, these conversations would get stagnated, we aim to create another space for scholars to have this conversation about Blackness and disability in CLAJ, entitled Blackness and Disability: The Reprise.
We are gearing up to commemorate the centennial of the 19th Amendment's ratification in 1920 - join us! Here are some ways to get involved:
Sexuality and Technology
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference
Saturday 1st December 2018 - Sunday 2nd December 2018
This panel examines the role of avant-garde women in confronting models of gender, domesticity and political practices safeguarded by patriarchal society. From the margins of vanguardism women effectively engaged in syndicalist and anarchist movements that reacted to state politics, while urging the importance of launching social reforms and radical art.
The Medical Historical Library of the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University is pleased to announce its eleventh annual Research Travel Award for use of the Historical Library.
HOTCUS Annual Postgraduate & Early Career Conference: ‘The Uses and Abuses of the American Past’
Saturday, 20 October 2018, The University of Nottingham