Call for papers on Ethnoarchaeology in Nubia and the peripheral regions The XIIth International Conference on Archeology and History Stood in Antibes (France) in October 1991 was devoted to the following topic : Ethnoarchaeology: justifications, problems, limits. If ethnoarchaeology has supporters and opponents, it is clear that, as was written by Louis Chaix and Hassan Sidi … Continue reading Dotawo CfP on Ethno-Archaeology
Call for Papers International Medieval Congress University of Leeds, UK, 2-5 July 2018 Africa has always been a nexus of trade routes, its history entangled with the continents that surround it: Europe, Asia, and America. These connections and interactions, whether productive or brutal, have been reasonably well documented for the classical period as well as … Continue reading IMC 2018 CfP: What ‘forgotten’ period? Reclaiming the Middle Ages for Africa
From Sept. 5–15, Alexandros Tsakos and Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei will organize a seminar on Old Nubian grammar and translation at the University of Bergen. More information here.
Call For Papers on Nubian Literature Though a great number of books and articles have been written on Nubian history, archeology and language in English, only a few researchers have addressed the large body of Nubian literary production. The aim of this issue is to redress this lack by foregrounding the importance of Nubian literature … Continue reading Dotawo CfP on Nubian Literature