[UPDATE] The Early Black Atlantic: African Muslims and African Diasporic Narratives/NeMLA, April 7-10, New Brunswick, NJ
This panel is interested in examining texts produced by early Diasporic Africans. We are especially interested in eighteenth-century narratives by African Muslims as part of the conception of the Black Atlantic. Papers which employ African-centered theoretical frames are highly encouraged. Please send a 500-word abstract to Fran L. Lassiter (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than September 30, 2010. Also include your name, academic affiliation, a brief biography, and contact information.