Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories – Call for Papers Deadline:   2010-02-28

Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories – Call for Papers Deadline: 2010-02-28

Hat tip: Angela Shaw Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories “Striving to be European and black requires some specific forms of double consciousness.” –Paul Gilroy – The Black Atlantic, 1993 The Editors of African and Black Diaspora: An International Journal (Routledge) announce a Call for Papers on Being Black and Becoming …

Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book: The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin.

Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book: The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin.

Shangwe Hair and Skin Anthology Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book. The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin. New & previously published poems & personal essays accepted. New unpublished writers, particularly welcome. Closing Date 30 November!!! ========= …

Do you know someone who should be ALIVE Magazine’s Woman of the Year?

Do you know someone who should be ALIVE Magazine’s Woman of the Year?

ALIVE online magazine is accepting nominations for the 2010 ALIVE Magazine Women of the Year. Nominations will be accepted until December 14, 2009 at which time the review committee will select 9 women to receive the designation of an ALIVE Magazine 2010 Woman of the Year. Nominees must be a woman of color ages 12 …

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus through 30 January!

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus through 30 January!

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus! Register now, meet and share innovative trends and strategies with top regional and global diversity thought leaders on the future of diversity and talents management by 2020. Discuss good practices and develop future strategies with CEOs, ministers, policy and decision makers, diversity practitioners etc. Share …

Looking for Black Americans living abroad to give advice to Americans who want to live abroad

Looking for Black Americans living abroad to give advice to Americans who want to live abroad

I am working on a project that includes compiling advice from Americans who have lived abroad for Americans who want to live abroad. I would be grateful if you took a few moments to write your 5 sentences or less quote via the link below. And I would be doubly grateful if you asked other …

Black Women in Europe™ Blog is a Media Parter with the World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe

Black Women in Europe™ Blog is a Media Parter with the World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe

The Black Women in Europe™ Blog is proud to announce that we are a media partner of the World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe taking place in Vienna Friday, March 12, 2010 The World Diversity Leadership Summit-WDLS brings together global diversity CEOs, policy and decision makers, corporate practitioners, academics, media, etc. to share their experiences, research …

Helsinki Commissioners Seek Cooperation from Tolerance Representatives – Hearing Brings Together Three International Monitors of Discrimination

Helsinki Commissioners Seek Cooperation from Tolerance Representatives – Hearing Brings Together Three International Monitors of Discrimination

WASHINGTON—The countries of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) need to improve their reporting of hate crimes and other acts of discrimination within their borders, the leaders of the U.S. Helsinki Commission said today at a hearing on tolerance. U.S. Senator Benjamin L. Cardin (D-MD), Chairman of the Commission on Security and …