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Apply for the Bridget Jones Award

BRIDGET JONES TRAVEL AWARD 2019 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Arts researchers or practitioners living and working in the Caribbean are eligible to apply for the Bridget Jones Travel Award, the deadline for which is the 18th January 2019. The winner of … Continue reading

David Lowenthal

It is with great regret that we have to announce that our friend David Lowental has passed away. You may wish to read his obituary in the Guardian here…  Peter Fraser and Gad Heuman wrote: David Lowenthal’s great contribution to … Continue reading

Eccles Centre Visiting Fellowships

These awards are offered to help support individuals wishing to visit London to use the British Library’s collections relating to North America (the USA, Canada and the greater Caribbean). Who are the Eccles Centre Visiting Fellowships for? We are keen … Continue reading

Call For Papers 43rd Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies

The Institute for Black Atlantic Research (IBAR) at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston 3-5 July 2019 The Society for Caribbean Studies invites submissions of abstracts of no more than 250 words for research papers on the Hispanic, Francophone, … Continue reading

Safe Journey Home

and we look forward to seeing you next year at The Institute for Black Atlantic Research (IBAR) at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston

Recipient of Bridget Jones Travel Award – Katie Numi Usher

Bridget Jones Award 2018 The recipient of the Bridget Jones Travel Award 2018 is the writer, poet and visual artist Katie Numi Usher, who lives and works in Belize. She will be coming to the 42nd Annual Conference for the … Continue reading

2017-2018 Newsletter

You can download the latest SCS Newsletter here…

4th Annual Postgraduate Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies

DEADLINE EXTENDED – new deadline: 21st May 2018 – Call for Papers Date: Friday 25th May 2018 Venue: The National Archives, Bessant Drive, Richmond TW9 4DU Room: The Learning Space The Society for Caribbean Studies Postgraduate Caribbean Network invites submissions of abstracts … Continue reading

Windrush compensation: call for evidence

The government has just put out a call for evidence from “those of the Windrush generation who have faced difficulties in establishing their status under the immigration system“: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/windrush-compensation-call-for-evidence This consultation closes on 8 June 2018

Conference 2018

42nd Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London 4-6 July, 2018 The final programme for the 2018 Society for Caribbean Studies Conference may be downloaded from here… The Society for Caribbean … Continue reading