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Diva: Hip-Hop, Feminism, Fierceness

updated: 
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 9:05pm
Centre for Film, Media, Discourse & Culture, University of Wolverhampton
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, June 14, 2019

The shift from the margins to the mainstream has occurred simultaneously, over the last few decades, for two groups that now jointly exert a central influence over contemporary culture and politics: female r’n’b and hip-hop artists, and feminist thinkers and activists. The coming together of these two groups and sensibilities has redefined contemporary popular music (in all senses of musics of black origin), and wider culture and politics, in the West – from the banlieues to the White House, from Black Lives Matter to #MeToo, from Betty Davis to Neneh Cherry, TLC to Aaliyah, Alicia Keys to Iggy Azalea, Beyonce to Ariana Grande, and all points in between.

Call for Papers Open Now for 14th IAC Annual Conference, Sept. 25-27, Taipei

updated: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:07pm
International Academy of CIO
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019

The 14th International Academy of CIO Annual Conference on September 25th to 27th, 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan is being held at a time of great technology related opportunity and risk. There is opportunity in new product and services that bridge time and space and enable greater access and speed in fields as diverse as government, healthcare, transportation and manufacturing and as part of broad visions such as Japan’s Society 5.0. And there are risks including in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy and also digital divide.

African American and Native American Women Writers

updated: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 1:52pm
South Atlantic Modern Language Association
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, June 3, 2019

African American and Native American Women Writers

 

SAMLA 2019

Atlanta, GA

Westin Peachtree Plaza

November 15-17

 

WSECS 2020 conference

updated: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:10pm
Western Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The Western Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (www.wsecs.org) invites proposals from all disciplines on the general topic of “The Eighteenth-Century Anthropocene and Biodiversity,” scheduled for Friday and Saturday of Presidents’ Day weekend, February 14-15, 2020, at Colorado State University (Fort Collins, Colorado).

The Plenary Speaker is:  

Dr. Joyce Chaplin, Professor of Early American History at Harvard University.

Slices of Everyday Lives

updated: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:10pm
University of Cambridge
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Slices of Everyday Lives

 

19th and 20th September 2019

 

Department of Architecture and Newnham College, University of Cambridge

 

Convenors:

François Penz (Cambridge)

Janina Schupp (Cambridge)

Suzanne MacLeod (Leicester)

Maureen Thomas (Lillehammer/Oslo)

Andong Lu (Nanjing)

 

£110 (delegate)/ £55 (student)