Programa De Becarios De Democracia Reagan-Fascell

By Webmaster on Wednesday, August, 15th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

El Programa de Becarios de Democracia Reagan-Fascell ofrece becas de cinco meses a destacados activistas de la democracia, periodistas, líderes de la sociedad civil y académicos de todo el mundo. Dedicado al intercambio internacional, el Programa de Becarios de Democracia Reagan-Fascell ofrece becas de cinco meses a destacados activistas de la democracia, periodistas, líderes de la […]


En El XXI Festival De Musica Del Pacifico Petronio Álvarez Llevaremos A Cabo El Lanzamiento Del Libro “El Poder De Lo Invisible”

By Webmaster on Wednesday, August, 15th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Estimados amigos, líderes e integrantes de la Red Poder Pacífico, para mi es un gusto hacerles extensiva la invitación al  lanzamiento de mi libro titulado “El Poder de lo Invisible” que se llevará a cabo en la ciudad de Cali en el marco de la celebración del XXII Festival de Música del Pacífico Petronio Álvarez, el día jueves 16 de agosto en el Coliseo […]


Call for Proposals – International Gullah Geechee and African Diaspora Conference

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The Charles W. Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies invites abstracts and panel proposals for its 1st Annual International Gullah Geechee and African Diaspora (IGGAD) Conference to be held at Coastal Carolina University, Conway, South Carolina, on March 7-9, 2019. This year’s theme—Tracing the African Diaspora: Places of Suffering, Resilience and Reinvention—examines significant […]


27 July Free Entrepreneurship Programme

By Webmaster on Wednesday, July, 25th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

We are delighted to be able to help young Londoners (18 -26) realise their entrepreneurial ambitions. Thanks to a grant from Aviva Community Fund, they will receive free entrepreneurship coaching, seed funding for their start up idea, and a chance to shine by participating in a film commissioned by Aviva. Kindly spread the word and […]


The Body Questions: Celebrating Flamenco’s Tangled Roots – International Conference, October 16–17, 2018 New York City

By Webmaster on Wednesday, July, 18th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

The Foundation for Iberian Music at The Barry S. Brooks Center for Music Research and Documentation at the CUNY Graduate Center and the Department of Film, Media, and Performing Arts at The Fashion Institute of Technology are hosting a two-day international conference and flamenco performance festival in New York on October 16–17, 2018. This interdisciplinary […]


Call for Papers: AAIHS 2019 Conference

By Webmaster on Wednesday, July, 18th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Theme: Black Internationalism–Then and Now African American Intellectual History Society’s Fourth Annual Conference March 22-23, 2019 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor International exchange has been and remains central to Black intellectual production. Thinkers, artists, activists and cultural workers throughout the African diaspora have made crucial contributions to global intellectual, social and political movements through travel, […]


Call for Papers – “Expanding AHSA’s Global Outreach Education, Communication, Activism, Cultural, and Economic Partnerships”

By Webmaster on Friday, July, 13th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

49 Years of African Heritage Studies Association Atlanta, Georgia October 25-27 th 2018 “EXPANDING AHSA’S GLOBAL OUTREACH EDUCATION, COMMUNICATION, ACTIVISM, CULTURAL, AND ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIPS”   “We have made a lot of progress but nothing has changed.” Derek Bell   In 1951, an historic petition, signed and presented by many including W.E.B. DuBois, charging genocide was […]


Collegium for African American Research – Call for Papers 13th Biennial Conference “With Harp and Sword”: Navigating and Resisting the Second Nadir

By Webmaster on Friday, June, 22nd, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Orlando, Florida, USA Wednesday, January 30 – Saturday, February 2, 2019   “I have been in Sorrow’s kitchen and licked out all the pots. Then I have stood on the peaky mountain wrapped in rainbows, with a harp and a sword in my hands.” – Zora Neale Hurston, Dust Tracks on a Road   The […]


Is African Identity Lost in Translation? 1 Day Symposium

By Webmaster on Friday, June, 22nd, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

The 2nd Cultural Compounds presentation: IS AFRICAN IDENTITY LOST IN TRANSLATION?   Date: Saturday 7thJuly 2018 Time: All Day Venue: RoomB200, University Building, City, University of London.   Cultural Compounds is a series of one day symposiums to explore how the cultural and the personal conditions of African diasporic society, relate to current practices and theories, […]


CFP for Special Issue, “Toni Morrison and Adaptation”

By Webmaster on Friday, June, 8th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear Members of ASWAD, My name is Rhaisa Williams and I am an assistant professor of Drama at Washington University in St. Louis. I am co-editing a special issue on “Toni Morrison and Adaptation” with Stacie McCormick, assistant professor of English at Texas Christian University). As larger themes of the issue deals with blackness, performance, […]