CONFERENCE THEME:

“Fields and Functions of Africana Studies: Mapping Terrains of Research, Teaching and Resistance”

The National Council for Black Studies for its 44th Annual Conference is accepting abstracts for panel sessions, individual paper presentations, round-table discussions, poster presentations, and town hall meetings that explore the fields and functions of Africana Studies and its continuous development and advancement.  READ MORE.

Submit a 150-400 word abstract for a panel via the NCBS Abstract Submissions Site (managed by All Academic).  Each panelist will need to submit their panel subject and abstract. The panel chair submits the topic and panel participants. Individual paper and poster presentations are also welcome. For roundtable discussions submit a 150-400 word abstract that explores the discussion topic.

All abstracts must be submitted through All Academic.  Any abstract sent to submissions@ncbsonline.org will be returned.  If this is your first visit to this year’s NCBS Abstract Submission Site, you should use the user account you created last year. It is highly advised that the user name and password you selected for the All Academic login be used as the login to the NCBS website.  If you did not create an account last year you will need to create a new user account. Once you have created a user account you can access the site through the user login to the left.

First consideration and expedited responses to abstracts given to NCBS members, so you are encouraged to join, click here.  You must be a registered attendee of the conference in order to present.  Registration Opens September 1, 2019.

Submission Deadline: Friday, January 24th, 2020.

Images from 43rd Annual Conference Sessions