America in Africa: U.S. Empire, Race, and the African Question, 1847-1919

History & Ethnic Studies
Faculty Advisor
Jeannette Eileen Jones
Contact Email
Potential UCARE Research Position?
Yes
Start Date
8/1/2016
Paid or Volunteer
Paid
Hours Per Week
10
The research assistant will find historical articles in American newspapers, journals, and magazines that address key events and moments surrounding the "African Question" from 1847-1919. They include: the Independence of Liberia, the Brussels Geographic Conference of 1876, the Berlin Conference of 1884, the Brussels Conference of 1890, the Congo Controversy, and the Versailles Conference of 1919.

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