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ISOLA (International Society for the Oral Literatures of Africa)

Published: Feb 10th, 2016

The 11th Conference of the International Society for the Oral Literatures of Africa (ISOLA), May 25-28. Click for more information.  

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Preeminence Initiative Searches in African Studies

Published: Oct 23rd, 2015

As part of the university’s Preeminence Initiative, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences seeks to hire scholars doing interdisciplinary work in the general area of “Public Health and Social Change in… Read More


Islam in Africa Working Group

Published: Oct 22nd, 2015

Through regular meetings, conferences, and other arrangements – IAWG is an important meeting-place for faculty and students interested in Islam in Africa.
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The Carter Conference

Published: Apr 28th, 2015

For over 25 years the Center for African Studies at the University of Florida has organized annual lectures or a conference in honor of the late distinguished Africanist scholar, Gwendolen… Read More


Join our SASA Lunches

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

The Students in African Studies Association (SASA) hosts regular lunchtime seminars throughout the semester. Meetings occur on Wednesdays at 11:45pm in 471 Grinter.
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