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

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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 […]


Call for Articles – Evoke is Calling for Submissions for its Inaugural Volume in 2019

By Webmaster on Monday, October, 8th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Submissions deadline extended to October 26, 2018. Evoke: A Historical, Theoretical, and Cultural Analysis of Africana Dance and Theatre is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed digital journal that fosters research, critical analysis, and vigorous discourse, on Africana (African, African Diaspora, and African American) dance, acting, and filmmaking. Evoke seeks to bring Africana performing arts into scholarly discussions thereby documenting, preserving, […]


African Heritage Studies Association (AHSA) – 49th Annual Conference

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October 25-27th Atlanta, Georgia Robert W. Woodruff Library “Expanding AHSA’s Global Outreach Education, Communication, Activism, Cultural and Economic Partnerships”   Co-Sponsored by Clark Atlanta University   Conference Highlights Thursday, October 25th 7:30 am – Registration 10:00 am – Opening: “From Waset to Wakanda”, Anthony Browder, ASA Project 2:00 – 4:30 pm – Conference Plenary and […]


New Issue in JENdA Journal: African and African Diasporan Writers

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Hello Beautiful and Handsome, The peer-reviewed JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies has just published Issue 30 on African and African Diasporan Writers. This issue on African Literature in JENdA is an exploration that features conversations with writers discussing their work and inspiration. This issue is for anyone. For those teaching literature, the issue is a great asset, […]


PHD Doctoral Program Offered at Oxford University

By Webmaster on Friday, September, 28th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Oxford is offering a fully-funded doctoral program on the subject of “Trading Texts: publication beyond print in Anglophone Africa.” According to the program’s statement: Trading Texts is a comparative doctoral project that will explore two or three ‘beyond print’ publishing environments in sub-Saharan Anglophone Africa post-2000: in particular, Kenya, South Africa, and/or Nigeria. For more […]


Call for Papers – Religions Special Issue: ‘My Soul is a Witness: Reimagining African American Women’s Spirituality and the Black Female Body in African American Literature

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DEADLINE: February 15, 2019 Edited by: Carol E. Henderson Vice Provost for Diversity Professor of English and Africana Studies, University of Delaware http://www.mdpi.com/journal/religions/special_issues/soul Katherine Clay Bassard declares nearly twenty years ago in her formative text Spiritual Interrogations, that in order to more fully consider the multiple ways Black women have spiritually represented themselves as sacred […]


New Issue in JENdA Journal: Women’s Autobiography in South Africa, Maternal Depression in Barbados & Film Reviews on Ama Ata Aidoo and Girlhood

By Webmaster on Wednesday, September, 26th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Our peer-reviewed JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies published Issue 29, which features some great research and reviews. It is always exciting to be presenting the work of emerging female scholars, whose research are forward-looking and with gusto! Since its inception, JENdA has crated a space for nurturing emerging scholars who are at the beginning of their […]


Souls CFP Blk Cuban Revolutionaries Special Issue

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CALL FOR PAPERS [Black] Cuban Revolutionaries Today   GUEST EDITOR: Lisa Brock, Kalamazoo College   80-year-old Commandante Victor Dreke fought at the Bay of Pigs, was second in command to Che Guevara in the Congo and exchanged military strategy with Amilcal Cabral in Guinea Bissau. He served as an ambassador to Equatorial Guinea in West […]