Call for Papers – 19th Conference on Theology in the Caribbean Today

By Webmaster on Friday, February, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

[SURINAME 2018] Paramaribo, Suriname, June 11-15, 2018 Theme “Laudato Si”: Caribbean Responses In keeping with the theme of SURINAME 2018 “Laudato Si”: Caribbean Responses, the Conference on Theology in the Caribbean Today (CTCT) sends out this call for papers to theologians, pastors, pastoral workers, scholars, theology students, activists and other persons interested in exploring the […]


Call for Papers: 16th SMU International Conference on Private Higher Education in Africa

By Webmaster on Thursday, February, 8th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

25-27 July 2018 African Union Conference Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia   St. Mary’s University (SMU) is organizing the 16th International Conference on Private Higher Education in Africa in partnership with the African Union Commission, Association of African Universities, IICBA/UNESCO, IGAD, the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Education, International Network of Higher Education in Africa and the […]


Call for Papers: Africa and Asia Encounters: Historical and Contemporary Perspective Conference

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28-30 June 2018 Venue: Public Service Institute of Nigeria, Abuja.   Contact between Asia and Africa and other forms of exchange have expanded greatly in recent times. Trade and cultural exchanges have expanded with countries throughout the Asia sub-continent from china to Japan, India, Singapore, Malaysia among other. Today, China has become an important commercial partner […]


AAI Now Accepting Applications for EADB STEM Scholarship

By Webmaster on Thursday, February, 8th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Applications Due March 7   The Africa America Institute is now accepting applications for the EADB Math, Science, Technology and Engineering University Scholarship Program. Applications are due March 7, 2018. The EADB Math, Science, Technology and Engineering University Scholarship Program was launched to support the capacity of regional faculty teaching in fields (science, technology, engineering […]


Call for Papers: Journal of West African History, Volume 5, Issue 2 (October 2019): Special Issue: 60th Anniversary of Ghana and Nigeria Independence

By Webmaster on Monday, January, 29th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Founding Editor-in-chief: Nwando Achebe Associate Editors (Manuscripts): Assan Sarr and Ibra Sene Associate Editor (Book Reviews): Harry Odamtten 2017 and 2020 mark the 60th anniversaries of independence from British colonial rule in Ghana (1957) and Nigeria (1960).  In honor of these momentous occasions, the Journal for West African History (JWAH), published by Michigan State University Press, invites scholars to submit papers that […]


Call for Papers: Contemporary African and Black Diasporic Spaces in Europe

By Webmaster on Monday, January, 29th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

GUEST EDITORS: Anna Rastas and Kaarina Nikunen (University of Tampere) Submission of abstracts: 28 February 2018 Submission of articles: 1 August 2018 This special issue of Open Cultural Studies (https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/culture) explores the social and cultural spaces in which identifications with African and black diaspora(s) become articulated, (re)negotiated and established as a field of collective agency with transformative power […]


New Issue of Journal of Africana Religions Now Available for ASWAD Members

By Webmaster on Monday, January, 29th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear ASWAD Member, One of the benefits of your ASWAD membership is a JSTOR e-subscription to the Journal of Africana Religions, which is provided gratis to ASWAD by Pennsylvania State University Press. When we update our membership list, ASWAD sends your name to the journal, and then JSTOR sends you your log-on credentials directly. Check out […]


Call for Papers, Reviews and Photographs: Continuum Volume 5 Number 1

By Webmaster on Tuesday, January, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

Black Theatre Network, a national organization of theatre scholars and practitioners, is pleased to announce its call for papers for the next edition of its online scholarly refereed journal, CONTINUUM:  a Journal of African/Diaspora Drama, Theatre and Performance.  CONTINUUM links the past, present and future of scholarly inquiry into the history, theory and criticism that serves our […]


Extended Deadline – Call for Papers Transcending Categories in the Hispanic/Latinx World – 2018 Graduate Colloquium UT Austin

By Webmaster on Tuesday, January, 16th, 2018 in Announcements. No Comments

XXIII Graduate Colloquium of Iberian and Latin American Languages and Cultures Call For Papers Transcending Categories in the Hispanic/Latinx World The graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Texas at Austin are pleased to announce the XXIII Graduate Colloquium to be held on March 30-31st, 2018. This colloquium will […]


ASWAD Committee Volunteers

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

Dear ASWAD Members and Friends, Happy New Year! Everyone in the ASWAD Family is excited about the coming of a New Year, and in that spirit, we are already working hard to advance the organization. As many of you already know, one of our goals for 2018 is to revitalize our committees in an effort […]