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Barbara Harlow Prize: 2018 Finalists

We are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Barbara Harlow prize for best paper by a graduate student at our annual conference. These five young scholars are all at the beginning of very bright careers, and we will continue to expect big things from them going forward.

Sincerely,

Toyin Falola

 

FINALISTS

Ilari Aula

London School of Economics and Political Science

CFC: International Journal of Islamic Architecture 9.2 special issue themed "Field as Archive / Archive as Field" has been created.

CALL FOR PAPERS

International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA)

Special Issue: Field as Archive / Archive as Field

Thematic volume planned for July 2020

Proposal submission deadline: 30 July 2018

 

REMINDER: CFP: 'Things Come Together? Literary Archives From, In and For Africa'

There is still time to submit abstracts to the

ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF SCOLMA (THE UK LIBRARIES AND ARCHIVES GROUP ON AFRICA)

'Things Come Together? Literary Archives From, In and For Africa'

Deadline for abstracts: 31 March 2018

Conference date: Monday 10 September 2018

Venue: University of Birmingham

CALL FOR PAPERS

Call for Book Reviewers: Africa Today

Africa Today seeks qualified book reviewers on an ongoing basis. Since 1954, Africa Today a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal, has been on the forefront of African Studies research. The journal encourages interdisciplinary research and seeks to be a venue for diverse perspectives on a broad range of topics related to contemporary Africa.

For the list of books available for review see: http://tinyurl.com/yavhpn5x

International African Institute events

Dear colleagues,

There are 3 International African Institute arranged events in April that you or your students or other colleagues may be interested in attending. All taking place at SOAS. See details below and at https://www.internationalafricaninstitute.org/ or follow on twitter @Africa_IAI

Best wishes,

Stephanie

Book Discussion: Akiga Sai's History of the Tiv
The Centre of African Studies and The International African Institute

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