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Upcoming Events

Location: 
Atlanta, GA
Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 8:00am to Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 8:00pm

61st Annual Meeting of the ASA
Energies: Power, Creativity and Afro-Futures

The ASA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of Africanist scholars in the world. With an attendance of about 2,000 scholars and professionals, the conference offers the following:

Past Events

Location: 
223 Van Hise
Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
Location: 
L196 Education
Date: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 3:00pm

Join us for a screening of Dr. Ndirangu Wachanga's newest film, Tireless Pursuit, followed by a discussion with the filmmaker.

Location: 
286 Van Hise
Date: 
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 6:00pm

Join three African Cultural Studies alumni as they discuss their career journeys.

See where their language study and campus experiences have taken them!

Location: 
Union South
Date: 
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 8:45am

Join us for the (Re)Imagining Empire Borghesi-Mellon Workshop.

This day-long conference centers on different ways of imagining and re-imagining empire in Mediterranean antiquity, and features papers dealing with Greek, Roman, and ancient Near Eastern History.

Location: 
1414 Van Hise
Date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Please join us for a brownbag discussion with Dr. Jamie Thomas (Linguistics, Swarthmore) about her research, teaching, the academic job market, zombies, and more. Dr.