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2014

Conference Volunteers

  • Local Arrangements Committee Meeting
  • Date: 3rd Thursday of each month
  • Time: 6:00 PM
  • Location: LeMoyne-Owen College, Brownlee Hall - Room 31, 807 Walker Avenue, Memphis, TN 38126
  • Click here for more information

July - August

  • July 10

  • 139th Anniversary of Mary McLeod Bethune.
  • You are invited to join the National Park Service, the Bethune-Cookman University Alumni Association, and the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. in celebrating the 139th Anniversary of the birth of Mary McLeod Bethune.
  • Time: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Mary McLeod Bethune Memorial Lincoln Park, 13th and East Capitol Streets, NE, Washington - DC
  • Click here for more information or call (202) 673-2402 .
  • July 13 - August 1

  • 2014 NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers
  • Black Aesthetics and African Centered Cultural Expressions: Sacred Systems in the Nexus between Cultural Studies, Religion and Philosophy is a three-week summer institute, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, to give college and university teachers and independent scholars the opportunity to engage in discussions related to the black aesthetic, while they seek ways to broaden and revive interest in this area of scholarship for future research and intellectual inquiry.
  • Location: Emory University, 201 Dowman Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322
  • Click here for more information.
  • July 16 - 20

  • 2014 National Underground Railroad Conference
  • The National Park Service, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (NTF) program and friends will host the 2014 National Underground Railroad Conference in Detroit from July 16-20, 2014. The conference's focus on women recognizes the NTF program's new organizational link with the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Monument, and will explore her involvement with the Underground Railroad as part of a larger story of women's participation in the movement, as freedom seekers, and as operatives. The National Park Service, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (NTF) program and friends will host the 2014 National Underground Railroad Conference in Detroit from July 16-20, 2014. The conference's focus on women recognizes the NTF program's new organizational link with the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Monument, and will explore her involvement with the Underground Railroad as part of a larger story of women's participation in the movement, as freedom seekers, and as operatives.
  • Sponsor: National Park Service
  • Location: Doubletree Downtown-Fort Shelby525 West Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, Michigan 48226
  • Click here for more information.
  • August 6 - 9

  • Association of African American Museums: Annual Conference
  • Annual conference by the Association of African American Museums hosted by Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.
  • Location: Birmingham, Alabama

September-October

  • October 23 - 25

  • AFRICAN HERITAGE STUDIES ASSOCIATION: 45th ANNUAL CONFERENCE
  • We are excited to announce our 45th Annual conference to be held in Atlanta, Georgia. The forthcoming Conference will focus on some of the challenges and policies that continue to confront and subvert the advancement of goals of Pan-Africanism in the 21st Century. As Pan-African forces attempt to unite, reconcile, and build nation-states; imperial forces continue to divide, destabilize, and exploit.
  • Sponsor: African Heritage Studies Association (AHSA)
  • Location: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta Downtown, 160 Spring Street, Atlanta, GA 30303
  • Click here to visit our website

2015

March

  • March 11 - 14

  • 39th Annual Conference - National Council For Black Studies
  • We are excited to announce our 39th Annual conference in the great city of Los Angeles, California. As we celebrate our 39th conference, we invite you to share this moment with us and create new memories. Please stay up to date on all conference information on our website and email list serve.
  • Call for Papers Deadline: December 19, 2014
  • Location: The Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel, Los Angeles, CA
  • Check back for more details!

September

  • September 21 - 27, 2015

  • ASALH Centennial Conference
  • Sheraton
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Check back for more details!

2016

October

  • October 4 - 9, 2016

  • ASALH 101st Annual Conference
  • Marriott
  • Richmond, VA