Call for Papers – Multidisciplinary Research

By Webmaster on Friday, April, 20th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear Colleagues and Friends Warm greetings from the Research and Knowledge Management Office (RaKMO) of St. Mary’s University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Annually, RaKMO organizes a number of research platforms, one of which is the Multidisciplinary Seminar (MDS). This Year’s Forum is scheduled to take place on 23 August 2018 at the Multipurpose Hall of the University (Undergraduate […]


Call for Papers – St. Mary’s Annual Multidisciplinary Seminar

By Webmaster on Friday, April, 20th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear Colleagues and Friends Warm greetings from the Research and Knowledge Management Office (RaKMO) of St. Mary’s University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Annually, RaKMO organizes a number of research platforms, one of which is the Multidisciplinary Seminar (MDS). This Year’s Forum is scheduled to take place on 23 August 2018 at the Multipurpose Hall of the […]


Scholarships Available: Fourth Edition of VI Online Course on Trade and Poverty – Deadline: May 13

By Webmaster on Monday, April, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear Vi friends, The Virtual Institute, with support from the Government of Finland, is offering scholarships to participants of the fourth edition of its online course on trade and poverty analysis, to be held June 4 to August 19. Based on the Vi teaching material on trade and poverty, the objective of the course is to provide participants […]


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

By Webmaster on Monday, April, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

“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 defined as any acts committed with the intention of the destruction of a group was presented to the United Nations. Global Africans are still prey to policies […]


Call for Papers – 76 King Street Vol. 4

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Liberty hall: the Legacy of Marcus Garvey is a cultural and educational institution dedicated to the life and legacy of Jamaica’s first National Hero. The space is also home to the only Museum in the world dedicated to the Rt. Ex. Marcus Garvey and is the only completely multimedia based museum in the Caribbean. Established […]


‘Dancing in Blackness, A Memoir’ Book Tour

By Webmaster on Monday, April, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Halifu Osumare, author, dancer, and professor emerita of African American Studies at University of California, Davis, presents her globe-trotting, decades-spanning, deeply personal new memoir. Dancing in Blackness: A Memoir is the inspiring story of an accomplished dance artist and world-renowned dance scholar who boldly developed and proclaimed her identity as a Black woman. Equal parts memoir, history, […]


Call for Papers: International Conference “Black Power: Cultural and Politcal Movements in the Black Americas”, 2018, October 18/19 at the Center for InterAmerican Studies (Bielefeld University)

By Webmaster on Wednesday, April, 4th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

2nd International conference of the Black Americas Network October 18-19, 2018 at the Center for InterAmerican Studies (Bielefeld University) (Coordinators Afua Cooper, Wilfried Raussert, Matti Steinitz) This year marks the 50th anniversary of “1968” – a generation-defining year for millions of radical activists around the world who took part in a series of simultaneous, and often interrelated, protest […]


Call for Papers – Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in Higher Education

By Webmaster on Wednesday, April, 4th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies www.jpanafrican.org The Black Lives Matter is an international activist movement, originating in the African-American community that campaigns against violence and systemic racism towards Black people founded in 2013 after the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the 2012 shooting death of African-American high school student Trayvon Martin, although Zimmerman […]


Show & Prove 2018 Hip Hop Studies Conference

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

CFP keywords hustling and response/ability Proposals due April 15, 2018 The Department of Dance at UC Riverside alongside the Consortium for Black Studies in California are hosting the 4th Biennial Show & Prove Hip Hop Studies Conference 2018.  We are now accepting proposals for papers, panels, performances, workshops, films, and roundtables to be included in this year’s conference.  The keywords are hustling and response/ability. Show & Prove […]


SX Salon, Issue 27

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

Dear sx salon readers, sx salon 27 is now available online. Please see our table of contents below. In this issue of sx salon, we publish “The Brathwaite Effect,” a special discussion section of interviews with writers about Kamau Brathwaite’s impact on the paths their academic and creative works have taken. The conversations with these five poets and scholars—Vladimir Lucien, […]