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Transatlantic Roundtable on Religion and Race Call for Papers

Transatlantic Roundtable on Religion and Race

July 1-3, 2015 Conference

Birkbeck, University of London, UK

 

Pre-conference program (June 28-30):

                Liverpool: Transatlantic Black Past (including Intl. Slavery Museum)

                London:  Local dialogue on race

 

 

A Call for Presentations on

Repairing Community:

Faith-Based Responses to Racial Disparities and Conflict

 

UT Austin Symposium for African Writers 2014: Taiye Selasi, Sofia Samatar, Maaza Mengiste, Laila Lalami, & Nnedi Okorafor:

UT Austin Symposium for African Writers 2014: Taiye Selasi, Sofia Samatar, Maaza Mengiste, Laila Lalami, & Nnedi Okorafor:
 
 
 
UT Austin Symposium for African Writers 2014: Taiye Selasi, Sofia Samatar, Maaza Mengiste, Lail

CFP Re-membering the Struggle: South Africa, Apartheid and After, Toulouse, France, 17 April 2015

 

Re-membering the Struggle: South Africa, Apartheid and After

Université de Toulouse - Jean Jaurès, France

17 April 2015

Organisateurs / Organisers :

Gary Baines (Rhodes University),

Nathalie Dessens (UT2J), Mathilde Rogez (UT2J)

 

Forwarded Message from ACAS

Dear ACAS friends and colleagues,

We have noted the substance and tone of the narrow and often prejudiced US discourse about Ebola with increasing worry. We have prepared a statement from ACAS, containing links for further information. Please use and distribute it in whatever way you see fit.

 

TOC: Africa Volume 84 - Issue 04 - November 2014

Africa    Volume 84 - Issue 04 - November 2014
 
 
Mutual help in an era of uncertainty
INTRODUCTION: MUTUAL HELP IN AN ERA OF UNCERTAINTY
Daivi Rodima-Taylor, Erik Bähre
Africa, Volume 84, Issue 04, November 2014, pp 507 - 509
doi:10.1017/S0001972014000461 Published online by Ca

PODCAST: African Literatures & Public Intellectuals: Sahara Reporters & "What is Africa to Me"? (Africa Past and Present, Episode 84)

Episode 84 of Africa Past and Present -- the podcast about African history, culture, and politics -- is now available at: http://afripod.aodl.org

In this episode, Pius Adesanmi (Carleton University) discusses African literatures (including Yoruba and Anglophone), public intellectuals, the Sahara Reporters news outlet, social media and postcolonial writing, "imposed transnationalism" in the African literature classroom, and "What is Africa to me?"

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