The Encyclopedia of Africa and the Americas (ABC-CLIO Transatlantic Relations Series)
Call for Papers Date:
The Encyclopedia of Africa and the Americas (ABC-CLIO Transatlantic Relations Series) seeks entries and requests/proposals for entries. Entries are due by Apr. 30, 2006. A list of entries according to general categories is below. We also welcome suggestions for entries.
We seek entries that provide an objective and accessible overview of the transatlantic dimensions of the topic. A scholarly style is essential. Entries should draw upon a handful of authoritative printed secondary sources (not web sites, online resources or encyclopedias and general reference works) and the author's own knowledge of the topic.
All authors will be credited for their work along with their entries.
Please contact Richard M. Juang, Susquehanna University at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in writing. Thank you for your interest.
The Encyclopedia of Africa and the Americas (Santa Barbara; ABC-CLIO, Transatlantic Relations Series) eds. Richard M. Juang and Noelle Morrissette
Apartheid, Movements Against (Americas)
Capitalism, including Banking and Finance
Cities and Metropolitan Centers
Debt Cancellation / Forgiveness
Democracy / Democratization
Environmentalism / Environmental Conservation
Fair Trade Movement
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Movements
HIV and HIV Prevention
Human Development Index
Empires, focusing on the role of each empire in creating relations between Africa and the Americas (Each 1500 words).
Individuals (500-750 words)
We seek proposals for Latin American and African writers, artists, major political figures, and major scholars, whose works have a visible transatlantic influence or dimension.
Institutions, Events, Agreements (250-500 words)
OAS - Organization of American States
Pan-African Conference (London 1900)
Racism, World Conference Against
Nations/ Places (500-1000 words)
Antigua and Barbuda
Trinidad and Tobago
Central African Republic
Sao Tome and Principe
Richard M. Juang
Selinsgrove, PA 17870 Email: email@example.com
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