38th Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies, University of Glasgow, 2-4 July 2014
The 2014 conference of the Society will be held at the University of Glasgow. This multi-disciplinary conference will bring together scholars from all over the world to present the latest research on the Caribbean and its diasporas from a range of disciplines and across all the linguistic areas of the region.… read on ...
27 September, University of York, Berrick Saul Building.
13:30-14:00 registration and coffee/tea
14:00-14:45 Dr Manuel Barcia (University of Leeds), ‘West African warfare in Bahia and Cuba in the first half of the 19th century’
14:45-15:30 Claire Irving (University of Newcastle), ‘Finding a Voice: West Indian Literary Magazines in the early 20th century’
15:30-16:00 Tea and coffee
16:00-16:45 David Jones (University of York), ‘ “The contemplation of human nature, under its various modifications”: Organic Constitutionalism and the Problem of Union in post-independence Spanish America’
16:45-17:30 Professor Patience Schell (University of Aberdeen), ‘Cultivating Natural History in Nineteenth-Century Chile’
Registration is free.… read on ...
Sepember 19, 2013 9:30 am – 7 pm
UCL – Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) proudly hosts this international conference, with keynotes by Professors Norman Girvan and Brian Meeks (both University of West Indies).
This conference seeks to address the urgent need for an expanded and updated analysis of the experience of Westminster in the Caribbean.… read on ...