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
The Union for Nubian Studies will co-host the Nubian panels during the 13th Nilo-Saharan Linguistics Colloquium in 2017, hosted by the University of Addis-Ababa, focused on Nubian Phonology and Tonology. A number of relevant publications on Nubian phonology and tonology has been published over the last few decades. However, this field is still in its … Continue reading Join UNS at the NSLC 2017 Nubian Panels