Great War in Africa Conference

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November 23, 2019
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Military History, Social History / Studies

Aim: to bring all interested parties together for collaborative discussion on aspects of the Great War in Africa and its legacy.

Focus of conference: Given the diverse nature of the First World War in Africa, submissions are invited on any aspect of interest.
hemes for the day will be identified from the papers submitted and accepted for the conference. If you are unable to attend but would like your paper considered for publication in the post-conference book, please let us know. This will be the second volume of There came a Time which innovatively brings together articles from across the enthusiast and academic spectrum. All papers are peer-reviewed.

Deadline for submission of conference proposal: 28 October 2019

Hosts: The Great War in Africa Association, International Network for the First World War in Africa & Dan Gilfoyle
Venue: Indian YMCA,
41 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 6AQ
Date: 23 November 2019, 10am-4pm

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