CFP: (Dis)Connected Forms: Narratives on the Fractured Self (3 April 2016)

(Dis)Connected Forms: Narratives on the Fractured Self 8th and 9th September 2016 An Interdisciplinary Conference at the Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation Co-organised by Gul Dag and Sandra Mills University of HullDiscourses concerning the concept of (dis)connection are especially prevalent in contemporary society. The relationship between the mind and the body – whether…

American Theatre and Drama Society Emerging Scholar Award (1 March 2016)

CALL FOR PAPERS: CURTAINS UP ATDS EMERGING SCHOLAR AWARD Submissions Due: March 1, 2016Please note: Emerging scholars must not have previously presented at a major, national conference. The American Theatre and Drama Society (ATDS), in coordination with the Black Theatre Association (BTA), is pleased to announce its eighth annual emerging scholars panel, “Curtains Up,” introducing…

Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Black Studies Research, University of California Santa Barbara (1 March 2016)

The Center for Black Studies Research at the University of California Santa Barbara seeks applications for a postdoctoral fellowship on research related to Black Studies, African diaspora, Haitian studies, social movements, engaged scholarship, or urban studies. 25% of the fellowship is devoted to developing the Center’s Engaged Scholarship initiative and mentoring undergraduate research. No teaching…

Lecturer in American Studies, University of East Anglia (24 February 2016)

The University of East Anglia is seeking to recruit two Lecturers in American Studies in any area of American studies, although a fit with our three key research areas (Race, Gender and Civil Liberties; Environment, Space and Place; and Popular and Avant Garde Cultures) would be an advantage as would an ability to teach creative…

Professor of American Studies, University of East Anglia (22 February 2016)

The University of East Anglia is seeking to recruit a Professor in American Studies in any area of American studies, although a fit with our three key research areas (Race, Gender and Civil Liberties; Environment, Space and Place; and Popular and Avant Garde Cultures) would be an advantage. You must have experience of major impact…

Lecturer in International History, University of Leeds (2 February 2016)

Lectureship in International History Location:  Leeds – Main Campus Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts School/Institute:  School of History Category:  Academic Grade:  Grade 7 to Grade 8 Salary:  £31,656 to £46,414 per annum Closing Date:  Tuesday 02 February 2016 Reference:  ARTHI1021 Available from September 2016 Applications are invited for a Lectureship in International History, post-1945, in the School…