CFP: 29th Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference in Philadelphia

By Webmaster on Tuesday, July, 18th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

The Diopian Institute for Scholarly Advancement (DISA) presents the 29th Annual Cheikh Anta Diop International Conference Friday and Saturday, October 21 and 22, 2016 Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District  “Afrocentricity in Visionary Conversations with African/Black Radical Intellectualism and Afro-Futurism” The African world is thriving in spite of bearing witness to dystopic and threatening political, social, and cultural change and upheaval.  Society […]


Call for Papers: African Global Experiences

By Webmaster on Tuesday, July, 18th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies (formerly The Journal of Pan African Studies; JPAS), a trans-disciplinary on-line peer reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the intellectual synthesis of research, scholarship and critical thought on the African experience around the world, is seeking contributions for a special edition that aims to explore the full scope of the African world. We are especially […]


Invitation Mandela Day in Parliament 18th July 6.15 PM

By Webmaster on Monday, July, 10th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

We cordially invite you to come and celebrate MANDELA DAY in Parliament by attending the public presentation of: LEAD4HOPE A project that aims to promote the social engagement of young people in the UK Chair: Rehman Chishti MP – Member of Parliament for Gillingham and Rainham Speakers: Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell – Founder and Executive Director, Policy Centre for African Peoples; […]


100th Anniversary of the 1917 Harlem Silent March

By Webmaster on Monday, July, 10th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

We invite you to join us on Wednesday, July 12, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm for “100th ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1917 HARLEM SILENT MARCH,” a panel that will consider what has changed in the past century, to think about the challenges we face in 2017, and to assess our prospects for the future. The panel is free […]


XVII International Conference African and Afro-American Culture Santiago de Cuba

By Webmaster on Friday, June, 30th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

Dedicated to: Africa and its influence on the countries of the region From 12th to 16th of April 2018 The Fernando Ortiz African Cultural Centre, the Romulo Lachatañeré Chair of Afro-Caribbean Studies, the Provincial Directorate of Culture, the Directorate of International Relations of the CAP, the Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Oriente and the UNESCO Chair […]


CFP: New Directions in Black Western Studies w/ American Studies Journal (AMSJ)

By Webmaster on Thursday, June, 22nd, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

Western History Association Conference Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, San Diego, California 01-04 November 2017 We are seeking proposals for the 57th Western History Association Conference workshop and American Studies Special Issue: “New Directions in Black Western Studies.” Though several scholarly historical treatments of Blacks in the North American West exist, few engage with what Black […]


(Updated) Call for Proposals: The ICTM Study Group on African Musics 2ndSymposium, hosted by the University of Ghana’s Department of Music,  August 9 – 12, 2018

By Webmaster on Wednesday, June, 14th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

Theme: “African Music Scholarship in the Twenty-first Century: Challenges and Directions.” Keynote Speaker: Professor V. Kofi Agawu (Princeton University, USA) New deadline for submissions: August 1, 2017 The International Council for Traditional Music Study Group on African  Musics is pleased to announce its Second Symposium on the theme,  “African Music Scholarship in the Twenty-first Century: Challenges and […]


Request for Interviews for Dissertation Research

By Webmaster on Saturday, June, 3rd, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

My name is Liz Adamo. I am a Ph.D. student in History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA). I would like to interview people in Paris between June 9-July 17, 2017 related to my dissertation, “Race and Sub-Saharan Migration to France, 1973-1995.” My research examines how the migration of people from Sub-Saharan Africa […]


Call for Proposals for African Heritage Studies Conference

By Webmaster on Friday, May, 12th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

  THE AFRICAN HERITAGE STUDIES ASSOCIATION Founded 1969 Annual Conference “THE DYNAMICS OF LEADERSHIP IN ECONOMIC, POLITICAL, AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION IN AFRICA AND THE AFRICAN DIASPORA” November 2-4, 2017 Long Beach, California CALL FOR PAPERS/PROPOSALS Submission Deadline JULY 15TH 2017 “Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon […]


SX Salon, Issue 24

By Webmaster on Tuesday, April, 4th, 2017 in Announcements. No Comments

Dear sx salon readers, sx salon 24 is now available online. Please see our table of contents below. In this issue we publish an edited version of a roundtable on digital publishing at the West Indian Literature Conference last October in which five editors of Caribbean digital platforms—Evelyn O’Callaghan, Kaiama L. Glover, Laurie N. Taylor, […]