Postdoctoral Scholar – Africana Research Center

The Africana Research Center invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral scholar position in any aspect of African, African American and Diaspora Studies, beginning July 1, 2018. During their residency, scholars have no teaching or administrative responsibilities, though they may request a teaching assignment. They will be matched with a mentor, attend professional development sessions and […]

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New CLA Book Review Editor

The College Language Association Journal welcomes Dr. Tosha Sampson-Choma as its new Book Review Editor! Dr. Sampson-Choma is an Assistant Professor in the English Department of Kansas State University.  In this capacity, she teaches courses in English and African American studies and serves the department and the University in multiple roles.  Prior to full-time teaching, she served as the Editorial Assistant for the […]

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CLAJ 60.2

The CLA Journal (ISSN 0007-8549) is a peer-reviewed quarterly publication by the College Language Association. It is issued in March, June, September, and December of each year. CLAJ publishes critical essays on African Diasporan language, literature, and cultural studies; seminal interviews; and book reviews. You can download a PDF of the full journal issue or […]
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Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor of Russian, Department of Languages and Literatures at the University of Denver

Name of Institution:  University of Denver For more information, contact Ingrid Weyher, Assistant to the Chair, Department of Languages and Literature: (303) 871-2181    ingrid.weyher@du.edu The Department of Languages and Literatures at the University of Denver invites applications for an appointment as Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor of Russian for one academic year beginning September 1, 2017. […]

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CLAJ 60.1

The CLA Journal (ISSN 0007-8549) is a peer-reviewed quarterly publication by the College Language Association. It is issued in March, June, September, and December of each year. CLAJ publishes critical essays on African Diasporan language, literature, and cultural studies; seminal interviews; and book reviews. You can download a PDF of the full journal issue or […]
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CLAJ 59.4

The CLA Journal (ISSN 0007-8549) is a peer-reviewed quarterly publication by the College Language Association. It is issued in March, June, September, and December of each year.  CLAJ publishes critical essays on African Diasporan language, literature, and cultural studies; seminal interviews; and book reviews. You can download a PDF of the full journal issue or […]
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Black Love: A Symposium – The 80th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God

Guidelines for Submissions: please send an abstract of 250 words in Times-New Roman size 12 font and a brief two-page CV to blacklove2017@ku.edu. On September 18, 1937, Zora Neale Hurston’s seminal novel Their Eyes Were Watching God was published. It initially received tepid praise, at best, along with needlessly harsh criticism from fellow fiction writer […]

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