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CFP: The Golden Jubilee of the Civil Rights Act

December 11, 2012

Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH)

Black History Bulletin

Theme: “The Golden Jubilee of the Civil Rights Act”

Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Among the guests behind him is Martin Luther King, Jr.

ASALH’s Black History Bulletin (BHB) Issue 76#2 will focus on deconstructing and exploring the modern Civil Rights Movement. Papers addressing any topics or events related to the Civil Rights Movement will be considered, special consideration will be given to papers that address the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the Letter from a Birmingham Jail.The Black History Bulletin is dedicated to enhancing teaching and learning in the areas of history. Its aim is to publish, generate, and disseminate peer-reviewed information about African Americans in United States history, the African Diaspora generally, and the peoples of Africa. Its purpose is to inform the knowledge base for the professional praxis of secondary educators through articles that are grounded in theory, yet supported by practice. The BHB welcomes articles and lesson plans (including pullouts, ranging from teacher “how-to” to biographical and/or informational pieces about African Americans for students to read) written with a focus on: 1) middle school history; 2) high school history; 3) teacher preparation in social studies methods

Articles should be no more than 7 double-spaced pages, including endnotes. Cover letter should include the title of your manuscript, your name, your postal address, email address, phone number, and fax number. The Chicago Manual of Style must be used for citations.

Direct all queries to the guest editor:

Kaye Wise Whitehead, Ph.D.
Loyola University Maryland
4501 North Charles Street, CTM014K
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 617-2435
Twitter: @kayewhitehead

Deadline for submission of articles and lesson plans is 02/28/13

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