African and African Diaspora Studies
welcome to the program
Monday, November 25, 2013
AADS Film Series Lecture Series
Lyons Hall, Room 301 @ 5pm
Boston College’s African and African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) invites scholars working in any discipline in the Social Sciences or Humanities, with projects focusing on any topic within African and/or African Diaspora Studies, to apply for our dissertation fellowship.
DEADLINE: January 31, 2014.
FREE APPLICATION PROCESS
Find more information about the African and African Diaspora Studies Dissertation Fellowship here.
The Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship provides up to $3,000 toward domestic or international travel, including transportation, lodging, meals, and research-related expenses. The award must be used between 1 June and 20 January of the fellowship year to facilitate a research project of between 15 and 20 double-spaced pages.
Deadline: February 21, 2014.
Click here to view sample proposal.
Feel free to browse through the AADS Newsletter for the 2012-2013 school year. To view past newsletters, click here.
Prof. Regine Jean-Charles will discuss Bell Hook's Teaching to Transgress.
Wednesday, November 20 2013
The Women's Resource Center
McElroy 141 @ 1 pm
Prof. Martin Summers named National Humanities Center Fellow
Dr. Martin Summers, Associate Professor of History and African & African Diaspora Studies has been named as a Fellow at the National Humanities Center for the 2013-14 academic year. Dr. Summers is the first recipient of the center’s newly established Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Jr. Fellowship for his research project, “Race, Madness, and the State: A History of Saint Elizabeths Hospital and Washington, DC’s African American Community, 1855-1987.” To view the article, click here.