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Saharan Crossroads Fellowship call for applications. Deadline December 15, 2015

2016 Saharan Crossroads Fellowship  Competition

US, North African and West African Scholars interested in conducting research in any part of North or West Africa concerning Saharan Crossroads are encouraged to apply for short-term fellowships (up to three months) for awards up to 3,000 USD. US scholars flying from the United States will receive an additional travel stipend.

H-Net and African Studies at the African Studies Association meeting in San Diego

Please join us at a roundtable discussion about H-Net and African Studies at the African Studies Association meeting in San Diego later this month. 

We will be meeting on Friday at 4:00 to 5:45 pm, session VIII-C-2, Digital Networking and Community Building: H-Net and African Studies. 

Lorna Zukas of H-Africa and Kathleen Sheldon and Rosa Williams of H-Luso-Africa are listed in the program, and we expect other H-Net editors from H-West-Africa and H-AfrArts, who couldn’t be officially listed in the program, to join us.

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