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2020

May

Port Cities of the Atlantic World

May 14, 2020 - 1:00am to May 16, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

In order to mark the 350th anniversary of the settlement of Charles Towne, and the simultaneous 250th anniversary of the establishment of the College of Charleston, and the 25th anniversary of the Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World Program, CLAW will hold a major international conference entitled “Port Cities of the Atlantic World.”

Conference CFP: Port Cities in the Atlantic Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World Program (CLAW)

May 14, 2020 - 9:00am to May 15, 2020 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

In order to mark the 350th anniversary of the settlement of Charles Towne, and the simultaneous 250th anniversary of the establishment of the College of Charleston, and the 25th anniversary of the Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World Program, CLAW will hold a major international conference entitled “Port Cities of the Atlantic World.”

Joint Meeting Society For Economic Botany International Society of Ethnobiology 2020

May 31, 2020 - 12:00am to June 4, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

Joint Meeting

Society For Economic Botany

International Society of Ethnobiology

May 31 - June 4th, 2020

The University of The West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica

In collaboration with The New York Botanical Garden

 

June

45th Annual Conference, Caribbean Studies Association (CSA)

June 1, 2020 - 12:00am to June 5, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

Identity Politics, Industry, Ecology and the Intelligent Economy in Caribbean Societies

 

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Caribbean Urban Forum 2020 - Guyana

June 10, 2020 - 12:00am to June 12, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

Colonial & Postcolonial Print Mobilities, Black Periodicals and Local Publications, 1880-present

June 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to June 12, 2020 - 2:30pm [AST -04:00]

This workshop will explore local and global networks of circulation for literary and political writing produced by black authors, editors and readers, and will showcase the rich resources in Newcastle University’s archives on black print networks in Africa, Britain and the Caribbean.

Creative Activism Now!: Andrew Salkey and Today’s Diasporic Cultural Networks

June 20, 2020 - 12:00am

A celebratory conference placing Andrew Salkey’s legacy in the modern moment and exploring the Caribbean diasporic networks of today will be held at The Knowledge Centre, The British Library, London on Saturday 20th June 2020.

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EcoSummit 2020: Building a sustainable and desirable future - Adapting to changing land and sea-scape

June 21, 2020 - 12:00am to June 25, 2020 - 11:30pm [AST -04:00]

The 6th International EcoSummit Congress - EcoSummit 2020 – Building a sustainable and desirable future: Adapting to a changing land and sea-scape , will take place at The Gold Coast Convention Centre, Gold Coast, Australia, from 21st – 25th June 2020.

July

44th Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies

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

The annual conference of the Society brings together scholars from all over the world to present the latest research on the Caribbean and its diasporas from a range of disciplines and across all the linguistic areas of the region.

August

The 13th Biennial International & Interdisciplinary Research Conference of the Afro-Latin/American Research Association (ALARA)

August 4, 2020 - 1:00am to August 8, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

Theme: "Resilience, Climate Crisis, and Social Justice"

Dates: August 4, 2020 to August 8, 2020

Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico

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