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The Caribbean Imaginary Spring 2016 Lecture Series

Institute of African American Affairs at New York University presents The Caribbean Imaginary Spring 2016 Lecture Series The series aims to look at the large ideas—the contemporary critical issues surrounding Caribbean production, be they cultural, social, or political. Speakers will … Continue reading

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Conference: The Iconography of Lumumba and the Work of Raoul Peck

Antwerp University – February 18-19, 2016 A two-days bilingual international conference with speakers Raoul Peck, Piet Defraeye, Johannes Fabian and many others. https://www.uantwerpen.be/images/uantwerpen/container38901/files/DEF_program_abstractsbio.pdf This interdisciplinary colloquium revolves around the work of filmmaker Raoul Peck and the iconography of Patrice Lumumba in Peck’s … Continue reading

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African American Wisdom Summit

  Register for this FREE summit taking place during the month of February!! http://africanamericanwisdom.com The inaugural African American Wisdom Summit, organized by the Shift Network will take place throughout February in honor of Black History Month. In our times, issues of racial and … Continue reading

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CFP: Transnational Hispaniola III, Port-au-Prince, Haiti, March 17-19, 2016: Kreyol, Spanish, English

ISPANYOLA TRANSNASYONAL III: TEYORI AN PRATIK PÒTOPRENS, AYITI. 17-19 MAS 2016 Tèm kòlòk la an jeneral: Relasyon transfwontyè epi binasyonal ant pèp ayisyen epi pèp dominiken yo te toujou ekziste, epi yo kontinye ekziste.  Toulede kominote yo pataje yon reyalite … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: “After Revolution: Versions and Re-visions of Haiti,” Institute for Black Atlantic Research, University of Central Lancashire, Preston 9-10 July 2015

As a dual struggle against both slavery and colonialism, the Haitian Revolution (1791-1804) challenged and shattered the fundamental ideologies and material practices of the transatlantic world. This was founded upon the racialised and super-exploitative transatlantic slave economy and – what … Continue reading

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CFP: Rastafari Studies Conference, UWI Mona

Rastafari Studies Conference & General Assembly Theme: Rastafari, Coral Gardens and African Redemption: Challenges & Opportunities Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Coral Gardens Massacre Date: August 14 – 17, 2013 Venue: University of the West Indies Mona Campus & … Continue reading

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CFP: NeMLA Panel: Caribbean Film as Witness

Call for Papers Caribbean Film as Witness 44th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) March 21-24, 2013 Boston, Massachusetts Host Institution:  Tufts University This panel focuses on the deployment of the medium of film from and about the Caribbean … Continue reading

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