• Environmental Humanities: Call for Applicationn

    Call for Applications ENHANCE School in Public Environmental Humanities 2-6 October 2017 KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, Sweden Environmental Humanities (EHum) is a relatively new but rapidly expanding field that brings the cultural, historical and ethical dimensions of environmental issues into conversation […]

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  • ANEH’s Secretary Wins African Peacebuilding Network/SSRC 2017 Research Grant

    The pioneer Secretary of ANEH, Dr Noah Echa Attah has been awarded a prestigious research grant by the African Peacebuilding Network (APN). The grant will enable Dr Attah’s research on  “Large-Scale Land Acquisition in Nigeria: Interrogating the Conflict Trajectories and Critical Issues for Pro-Poor Peacebuilding”. Dr Attah holds a PhD in History from the University of […]

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  • ANEH MEMBERS WINS PRESTIGIOUS ACLS GRANT

    Dr Azeez Olaniyan has recently been announced as one of the fellows of the African Humanities Program (AHP) of the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) for the 2014/2015 edition.  The offer carries a sum of $18,000.00. ACLS was founded in 1919 to advance scholarship in humanities by making available to scholars a generous amount […]

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  • The RCC; Call for Fellows, 2016-17

    The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2016–17 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The fellowship program is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. The center will award fellowships to scholars from a variety of countries and disciplines. Applicants’ research and […]

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  • Transformations of the Earth: International Graduate Student Workshop in Environmental History

    Location: Renmin University, China Conveners: Christof Mauch (Rachel Carson Center), Mingfang Xia (Renmin University), Donald Worster (Renmin University) This conference is open to advanced graduate students and early postdocs, regardless of department, discipline, or country. The purpose of the conference is to provide promising, but inexperienced scholars an opportunity to present their work in progress […]

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  • “NEW”: E-PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY ON INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE – VISIT WWW.AFRICACLIMATECHANGE.COM

    Invitation for Fellowship Application The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2015–16 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The fellowship program is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. For Phase II of the Carson Center (beginning on 1 August 2015), we […]

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  • Now online: Perspectives 2014/5- Energy (and) Colonialism, Energy (In)Dependence

    This is to inform you of the latest volume of the RCC Perspectives. Entitled Energy (and) Colonialism, Energy (In)Dependence: Africa, Europe, Greenland, North America, you would be delighted to know that it was edited by former Carson Fellow Clapperton Mavhunga, and prominently features two essays on energy colonialism (coal in particular) in Africa: one in […]

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