Register Now! Black Communities Conference: September 9-11, 2019

By Webmaster on Monday, December, 17th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the second Black Communities: A Conference for Collaboration on September 9-11, 2019 at the Carolina Theater in Durham, NC! The Black Communities Conference, a.k.a. #BlackCom2019, is a vibrant and uniquely important gathering featuring panel discussions, local tours, film screenings, workshops, keynotes, and more. Our core […]


Guyana Institute of Historical Research Twelfth Conference, 29 June 2019

By Webmaster on Monday, December, 10th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

The Guyana Institute of Historical Research will be hosting the twelfth research conference, on Saturday 29 June, 2019. The conference will be held from 08:30 hrs. to 14:00h hrs. The Institute is pleased to call for submission Abstracts and Papers. The theme of the Conference is, Labour, military history and, migration. The registration fees are: […]


Call for Papers- “Los Afrodescendientes en las Américas: 200 Años de Vida Republicana, Ciudadanías Incompletas”

By Webmaster on Monday, December, 10th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Apreciados y apreciadas colegas, Es un tiempo particular en la región América Latina, cuando varios de los países del continente acaban de celebrar, están celebrando o están próximos a celebrar el bicentenario de su independencia. Cabe preguntarse, sin embargo, qué significan estas celebraciones para los pueblos afrodescendientes de la región si las proclamas que declararon […]


Call for Chapter Submission – The Asante World, Routledge (2019)

By Webmaster on Thursday, November, 29th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Description of the book This book adopts an international, multi-territorial and multi-“national” perspective on Asante to capture the cosmopolitan and international dimension of Asante life and identity. This volume attempts precisely to bring together new methods, new research, new ideas and even a revisit of some of the earlier perspectives on Asante. In the process, […]


Journal of Africana Religions – Call for Proposals: The Great Debates in Africana Religious Studies

By Webmaster on Thursday, November, 29th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

What are the great debates in the academic study of Africana religions? The Journal of Africana Religions invites 150-word proposals for a special issue on the simmering, essential, and revelatory debates in our field. Such debates may be implicit or explicit. Prospective authors will define and analyze the debates that they think are worth exploring. The modern European study […]


Call for Proposals – CSAAD-ASWAD Medial Meeting May 2-3, 2019

By Webmaster on Tuesday, October, 30th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

ASWAD is pleased to announce: CALL FOR PROPOSALS CSAAD-ASWAD Medial Meeting May 2-3, 2019 “Black Internationalism and New York City” This conference seeks to promote mechanisms by which academics, activists, policymakers, and other stakeholders enter into greater dialogue and collaboration in areas of conjoined interest. In partnership with the Association for the Study of the […]


Fulbright Award Open at the British Library – Eccles Centre for North American, Canadian, Caribbean Research

By Webmaster on Thursday, October, 25th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Applications are invited from US-based scholars who wish to spend 6 months at the British Library researching a North American topic. The Fulbright British Library Eccles Centre Award competition 2019-20 is now open.  The award covers a six-month research project for a US-based scholar in any field of study relating to North America (Canada, the […]


New Masters of Science Degree in Human Rights – Apply Now for Fall 2019

By Webmaster on Thursday, October, 25th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Now Accepting Applications for New Masters of Science Degree in Human Rights, Fall 2019! The State University of New York (SUNY) System has approved its first ever Masters of Science Degree in Human Rights, at the College of Community and Public Affairs, Binghamton University. The M.S. in Human Rights will offer professional training for interdisciplinary […]


Angela Davis Book CFP

By Webmaster on Wednesday, October, 10th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

I am seeking submissions for Resisting Injustice: Contemporary Views on Angela Davis, a book collection of edited essays. Resisting Injustice: Contemporary Views on Angela Davis will contribute to the discourse on scholar and civil rights activist Angela Y. Davis by being the first interdisciplinary book of critical essays to focus primarily on Angela Y. Davis. […]


Critical Africana Studies Book Series

By Webmaster on Wednesday, October, 10th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Series editor: Christel N. Temple, University of Pittsburgh ABOUT THE SERIES Critical Africana Studies: African, African American, and Caribbean Interdisciplinary and Intersectional Studies is designed to accommodate the unprecedented growth of critical, interdisciplinary, and intersectional scholarship within the emerging field of Africana Studies. Epistemological and methodological advances in Africana Studies, as well as historical and […]