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2020

March

International Gullah Geechee and African Diaspora Conference

March 4, 2020 - 12:00am to March 7, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

The Charles W. Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies at Coastal Carolina University, Conway, South Carolina will be holding its second International Gullah Geeechee and African Diaspora Conference on March 4-7, 2020. This year’s theme will focus on the politics and mechanics of digitizing and preserving the African Diaspora. 

Living Forward, Looking Back: Museum Practice for Postcolonial Futures

March 9, 2020 - 1:00am to March 14, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

THE COMMONWEALTH ASSOCIATION OF MUSEUMS' 2020 TRIENNIAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE WILL EXPLORE ISSUES OF DIFFICULT HISTORIES IN POST-COLONIAL SOCIETIES.

VII International Garifuna Conference

March 11, 2020 - 12:00am to March 13, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

VII INTERNATIONAL GARIFUNA CONFERENCE: “Indigenous Caribbean- Rethinking a Strategic Direction for Reviving Garifuna Heritage and Culture through Education”

Caribbean Conversations in Conservation

March 16, 2020 - 12:00am to March 19, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

The Caribbean Heritage Network (CHN) is pleased to announce its inaugural conference entitled, “Caribbean Conversations in Conservation” which is scheduled for March 16-19, 2020 in Barbados.

Caribbean Conversations in Conservation, March 16-19, 2020, Barbados

March 16, 2020 - 11:15am to March 19, 2020 - 11:15am [AST -04:00]

The Caribbean Heritage Network (CHN) is pleased to announce its inaugural conference entitled, “Caribbean Conversations in Conservation” which is scheduled for March 16-19, 2020 in Barbados.

April

Plantations and their Afterlives: Materialities, Durabilities, Struggles

April 1, 2020 - 12:00am to April 3, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

Organization: The Colour of Labour: The Racialised Lives of Migrants
ERC AdG 2015 – 695573, PI Cristiana Bastos
Convenors: Marta Macedo, Irene Peano, Colette Le Petitcorps
Keynote address: Prof. Deborah Thomas, Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania

 

Heritage, Tourism & Hospitality International Conference

April 6, 2020 - 12:00am to April 8, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

Living Heritage and Sustainable Tourism

XIX International Conference «African and African Culture»

April 12, 2020 - 12:00am to April 15, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

The African Cultural Center "Fernando Ortiz", the Provincial Directorate of Culture, the UNESCO Chair of Afro-American Studies of the University of Alcalá, the Chair of AfroCaribbean Studies "Rómulo Lachatañeré", the Directorate of International Relations of the CAP and the Universidad de Oriente, convene the XIX International Conference of African and African-American Culture, to be held in Sa

The Legacy of DJ Kool Herc: Celebrating the Jamaican Roots of Hip Hop

April 16, 2020 - 12:00am to April 18, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

Jamaica’s musical influence is deep and wide. With the sound system as one of the earliest indigenous innovations, musical genres emerged at home and abroad. Alongside homegrown genres such as Mento, Ska, Dub, Reggae and Dancehall are international genres such as Reggaetón, Bhangra, and Dub Step that have been influenced by Jamaican music.

Cave Hill Philosophy Symposium (CHiPS) 2020

April 22, 2020 - 12:00am to April 24, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

The aim of the Cave Hill Philosophy Symposium (CHiPS) is non-partisan. Thier goal is to foster dialogue between various approaches to philosophy on a wide variety of topics in the hope that, even if resolution is not possible, it might at least be possible to encourage different traditions to converse with each other.

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