Instructions for Submitting a Proposal

Proposal documentation

To have a presentation considered for the 2022 Genocide and Human Rights Research in Africa and the Diaspora (GHRAD) Conference, please use the webform below to submit:

  • An abstract of no more than 200 words 
  • A brief biography (150 words maximum)
  • A short CV (1 page maximum)
  • Your full contact information including your title, institution and email

All materials must be submitted electronically via webform. 

Presentation topics

Suggested presentation topics include:

  • Strategies of genocide prevention
  • Anti-genocide education
  • Resisting preparations for genocide
  • Ubuntu and genocide prevention
  • Resistance to mass violence
  • Mitigating conflict during genocide
  • Remembering the courageous
  • Honoring known & unknown heroes/heroines
  • Celebrating acts of solidarity
  • Compassion & kindness during and after genocide
  • Rays of hope during genocide
  • Peace purveyors during genocide
  • Individual and/or community courage during genocide
  • Solidarity with the oppressed during genocide
  • Community-led advocacy
  • Community solidarity strategies
  • Community responsibility during genocide

Proposal Deadline

The call for papers for the 2022 conference is now closed.


Should you have questions about submitting proposals, please contact or (773) 442-5772.

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