CFP: Feminisms, Structural Violence and Transitional Justice

Call for Papers: Feminisms, Structural Violence and Transitional Justice: A one-day conference Date:October 31, 2014 Nathanson Centre on Transnational Human Rights, Crime and Security Osgoode Hall, York University, Toronto, ON Deadline for abstract submissions: September 1, 2014 Submit to: feminisms.tj.2014@gmail.com Continue reading

CFP: Black Canadian Studies Association Conference

The Black Canadian Studies Association will host its 2nd Biennial Black Canadian Studies Conference (BCSA), Community, Empowerment & Leadership in Black Canada, in Halifax, Nova Scotia from May 21-24, 2015. To be held at Dalhousie University, the goal of the conference Continue reading

Hip Hop and the Spoken Word as a Tool for Positive Social Transformation

Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion (HCCI) invites you to “Hip Hop and the Spoken Word as a Tool for Positive Social Transformation.” During this event, HCCI will show a documentary called ‘Business as Usual: The Exploitation of Hip Hop.’ This Continue reading

Call for Nominations: Michael Baptista Essay Prizes 2014

Deadline: August 15, 2014. Nominations limited to York University students only. The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) is pleased to announce the 2014 call for the Michael Baptista Essay Prizes. The Michael Baptista Essay Prizes Continue reading

Alliance Against Modern Slavery’s 4th Annual Conference: Slavery Here, Slavery There

REGISTER NOW to save your spot at Alliance Against Modern Slavery’s 4th Conference Symposium featuring the UN Special Rapporteur and local anti-slavery heroes! Alliance Against Modern Slavery is pleased to announce that the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery will Continue reading

Pocomania: Allegedly, ‘A Little Madness’

The AfroLatin@American Working Group and the Tubman Institute are pleased to present the sixth monthly workshop on African, Caribbean and Latin American Spiritual Belief Systems: “Pocomania: Allegedly, ‘A Little Madness,’” led by Dr. Michele A. Johnson on Friday, May 30th Continue reading