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Monday, December 10, 2012
Call for Papers: National Council for Black Studies
NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR BLACK STUDIES
CALL FOR PAPERS
37TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Indianapolis, In. - March 13-16, 2013
The Westin Indianapolis,
50 South Capitol Avene | Indianapolis, IN 46204
Hotel Rates: $134 /per night (NCBS members)
NCBS is currently accepting abstracts for individual paper, poster, panel, session, and roundtable discussions that explore the Black experience locally, nationally, and/or globally from a variety perspective. 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, feminist and womanist, post-colonial, post-modernist or transnational interpretative schemes are welcomed.
Send a 150-400 word abstract for a panel (one for the panel subject and one for each panelist), and/or individual paper and poster presentations. For roundtable discussions, submit a 500 word abstract that explores the discussion topic, specifying the roles of the facilitator. Each participant on a panel submission must submit their complete individual. Please submit abstracts by Friday, December 14, 2012 at: www.ncbsonline.org
Call for Papers for the 2013 NCBS Conference link: