CFP: The 2nd Biennial Black Canadian Studies Association Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS The 2nd Biennial Black Canadian Studies Association Conference COMMUNITY, EMPOWERMENT & LEADERSHIP IN BLACK CANADA Halifax, Nova Scotia, 21-24 May 2015 The Black Canadian Studies Association (BCSA) will host its 2nd Biennial Black Canadian Studies Conference, Community, Continue reading

Adrian A. Smith on “Historicizing ‘Food Labour’ and Law”

The Tubman Institute, in partnership with the Institute of Comparative Law and the Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law, is pleased to present a talk by Adrian A. Smith, titled “Historicizing ‘Food Labour’ and Law” on Friday Continue reading

Tubman Talks: The first 24: Trajectories of enslaved Africans liberated by the Anglo-Portuguese mixed commission at Luanda, 1844-1858

The Tubman Talks is pleased to present José C. Curto and his talk, “The first 24: Trajectories of enslaved Africans liberated by the Anglo-Portuguese Mixed Commission at Luanda, 1844-1858″ on Thursday, February 5, 2015, from 2:30pm to 4:30pm in Room Continue reading

Another Black Like Me: The Construction of Identities and Solidarity in the African Diaspora

Congratulations to Nielson Bezerra, former Banting Fellow (2012–2014), at the Tubman Institute, and Elaine Pereira Rocha on the publication of their new book, Another Black Like Me: The Construction of Identities and Solidarity in the African Diaspora (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015). Continue reading