Call for Papers

CACE 2017 Call for Papers

Please submit your call for proposals by December 6, 2016. For updates regarding Call for Papers, please sign up to receive announcements from AADS. Send an email to to be added to our contact list!

This year’s theme is: Black America in the 21st Century

We welcome abstracts that respond to the conference theme and its relationships with Black Communities from undergraduate and graduate students. Abstracts that include panel presentations of 3-4 people, collaborative presentations between students & faculty/mentors and individual abstracts are encouraged. We are also open to students and groups who would like to provide a spoken word presentation or performance for the Literary Cafe.

Please send a 150-word abstract and a  50-word bio, including name, major, and university affiliation to You may download the abstract document to share with others below:

CACE 2017 Call for Abstracts