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The Midlo Center

Call for Papers

New Orleans at 300:
The African American Experience, 1718-2018

The Co-Directors of the Midlo Center, Mary Niall Mitchell and Connie Zeanah Atkinson, are delighted to announce that we will edit a Special Issue of The Journal of African American History (JAAH), “New Orleans at 300: The African American Experience, 1718-2018,” in honor of the Tricentennial of the City of New Orleans. Download our CFP for more information, including submission instructions.

We will be accepting submissions until December 1, 2017.

Midlo Center
for New Orleans Studies

The Ethel and Herman Midlo CenterL. Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies promotes understanding of New Orleans history, politics, culture and public policy issues, particularly civil rights,
 sponsoring and
participating in events that bring together scholars on special topics relating to New Orleans. The Center helps direct scholars to research material about New Orleans, serving as an institutional home for scholars who collect and preserve the history of the city, and who circulate their findings in lectures, publications, performances, exhibits, and documentaries.