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CALL FOR PAPERS

Conference on African Americans and the Civil War (CAACW)

 Petersburg, VA, May 26 28, 2005


The Conference on African Americans and the Civil War (CAACW) invites scholars, historians, and those interested in the African American experience in the Civil War to submit presentation proposals for its meeting in May 2005. The CAACW is seeking presentations that examine, evaluate, and define the role of African Americans before, during, and after the Civil War; discuss ancillary issues regarding African Americans and the sectional crisis; and facilitate an interdisciplinary discussion of the historical threads that connect the Civil War to today, especially for African Americans.

FOR PAPERS:
Both individual and panel submissions are welcome. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, and one-page prospectus in either written or electronic form by February 28th to address below:

FOR PRESENTERS:
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and one-page description of presentation in either written or electronic form by February 28th to:

Steven J. Ramold, Ph.D.
AACW Program Coordinator
Department of History Virginia State
sramold@vsu.edu

Conference website: http://www.caacw.org/call4papers.htm