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ASAUK Conference
ASAUK Biennial Conference 2014
will be held at the University of Sussex 9-11 September 2014. The Call for papers is now open until the 25th April 2014. There are still spaces available for panels. Read more >>

+ Streams (click the "+" to expand)
  • Congo Research Network (Katrien Pype and Reuben Loffman)
  • Culture Stream (Carli Coetzee / JACS)
  • African utopias/dystopias (Critical African Studies)
  • Publishing (Stephanie Kitchen / IAI)
  • Literature Stream (Ranka Primorac)
  • From Global Crisis to African Rising? (ROAPE)
  • Labour, Insecurity and Violence in South Africa (Maxim Bolt and Dina Rajak / JSAS)
  • Lusophone Africa (Toby Green)
  • Sudan (Ahmed Al-Shahi)

A full list of the panels submitted so far can be downloaded here.PDF

The call for papers will close on 25th April 2014.
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Audrey Richards Prize reminder ASAUK Teaching fellowships 
The 2012/ 2013 prize will be for theses examined between 1 January 2012 and 31 December 2013. Submissions by 31 March 2014. Read more. Call for Applications: 31 March 2014 .The ASAUK is offering £9,000 to support a teaching fellowship. Read more.
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