An open-source project that has been created to address the predicted ventilator shortage worldwide during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In April 1980 renowned African writer Chinua Achebe and African American literary giant James Baldwin met for the first time in Gainesville, Florida. The occasion was the African Literature Association conference devoted to the African Aesthetic.
GAINESVILLE, FL – The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) is pleased to announce that the Centers for African Studies (CAS), European Studies (CES), and Latin American Studies (LAS) have collectively received over $5.9 million from the U.S. Department of Education Title VI program, an increase of almost a million dollars compared to last period. The […]
Check out our most recent publication of our annual Research Report featuring reports by UF’s faculty, students, and collaborative project reports. View the 2019-2020 Research Report here.
University of Florida Center for African Studies is committed to the quest for justice for all people, both home and abroad. We pledge, through our teaching, research and service, to promote compassion and understanding on campus and within a diverse global community. We stand with those in the US and around the world who condemn […]
Research post written by Cady Gonzalez (PhD Candidate, Anthropology) I recently returned to the US after completing nearly 12 months of dissertation fieldwork in Ethiopia’s capital city as a Fulbright Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad fellow. My ethnographic research in Addis Ababa looks at an urban renewal initiative aiming to rehabilitate rivers and stimulate riverbasin […]
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Check out our most recent publication of our annual Research Report featuring reports by UF’s faculty, students, and collaborative project reports. View the 2018-2019 Research Report here.