NCBS Annual National Conference Atlanta, Georgia -- March 14-18, 2018
National Council for Black Studies 42nd Annual Conference
Conference Site Westin Buckhead 3391 Peachtree Road, NE Atlanta, Georgia
NCBS is accepting abstracts for individual paper, poster, panel, session, roundtable discussion, workshop, town hall meeting that explore the Black experience locally, nationally, and/or globally from a variety of perspectives. Of particular interest are presentations that comparatively explore these experiences, as well as those that examine the discipline of Africana/Black Studies using multi-layered frameworks and methodologies.
Papers that incorporate various combinations of race/nationality, class, gender, and sexuality, through the lens of but not limited to Afrocentric, cross and multicultural, diasporic, womanist, post-colonial, post-modernist or transnational interpretative schemes are welcomed.
Send a 150-400 word abstract for a panel. Each panelist will need to submit their panel subject and abstract. The panel chair submits the topic and panel participants. Individual paper and poster presentations are also welcome. For roundtable discussions submit a 150-400 word abstract that explores the discussion topic.
The deadline and link for submissions will be posted soon!