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2016 Board of Directors Election Now Open
01 April 2016

2016 Board of Directors Election Now Open

The 2016 election for the ASA Board of Directors is now open!

You may vote in the 2016 election by going to the ASA online voting portal and entering your automatically generated elector ID and password. All current ASA members have received this inform...

Nomination Deadline Extended: 2016 Conover-Porter Award
01 March 2016

Nomination Deadline Extended: 2016 Conover-Porter Award

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: DEADLINE EXTENDED! Now accepting nominations through April 30.

2016 CONOVER-PORTER AWARD FOR AFRICANA BIBLIOGRAPHY OR REFERENCE WORK

Nominations close: 30 April 2016

The Africana Librarians Council, a coordinate organization of the A...

myASA Member Portal Now Available!!
09 February 2016

myASA Member Portal Now Available!!

The ASA is excited to announce the launch of our new myASA Membership Portal

This portal, hosted directly on the ASA website, allows ASA members to process their membership renewals, register for the annual meeting, edit their member profile, and acces...

Announcing the 2016 CFP
19 January 2016

Announcing the 2016 CFP

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
59th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association

Imagining Africa at the Center:
Bridging Scholarship, Policy, and Representation in African Studies

December 1-3, 2016
Washington Marriott Wardman Park

 

DEADLINE TO RECEIVE PROPOSALS...

Announcing Dakar 2016
07 December 2015

Announcing Dakar 2016

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

The deadline for paper and flash presentation proposals has been extended to Monday, January 25 . The deadline to receive roundtable and poster proposals remains March 13, 2016. You can find more information about submission guidelines h...

Announcement: 2015 ASA Award Recipients
02 December 2015

Announcement: 2015 ASA Award Recipients

  November 2015

The African Studies Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the 2015 award winners. The ASA Awards Ceremony was held on the evening of Saturday, November 21st 2015 at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina in San Diego, CA. The ASA he...

Film Screenings at the 2015 Annual Meeting
05 November 2015

Film Screenings at the 2015 Annual Meeting

The 58th Annual Meeting will feature two film screenings and a selection of films available for on-demand viewing in video booths in the Exhibit Hall. The Directors of the screened films will attend the conference, and will hold introductory sessions...

Childcare Options at the 58th Annual Meeting
09 October 2015

Childcare Options at the 58th Annual Meeting

The African Studies Association is excited to announce that childcare services will be provided at a subsidized rate of $7 per hour, per child, at the 58th Annual Meeting of the ASA!

The ASA has teamed up with KiddieCorp, who will provide childcare se...

The 2015 Preliminary Program is now available online
09 July 2015

The 2015 Preliminary Program is now available online

The Preliminary Program for the 58th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association, is now available for review. The conference will be held November 19-22, 2015, in San Diego, California.

Click here to access the program .

Announcing the Royal Air Maroc-ASA Student Travel Award
25 June 2015

Announcing the Royal Air Maroc-ASA Student Travel Award

The African Studies Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the opening of the nomination process for the 2015 Royal Air Maroc-African Studies Association Student Travel Award.

This award aims to facilitate and increase the movement of students and t...

Announcing the 2015 Board of Directors Election Results
19 May 2015

Announcing the 2015 Board of Directors Election Results

Announcing the 2015 Board of Directors Election Results

The ASA secretariat is pleased to announce the 2015 Board election results as follows:

Vice President-elect
Anne Pitcher , African Studies and Political Science, University of Michigan



Board Members-...

The 2014 Presidential Lecture is now live
23 February 2015

The 2014 Presidential Lecture is now live

The 2014 ASA Presidential Lecture, given by past president James Pritchett, is now live. Special thanks to James Ault  for his editorial support.  

Click here to watch the video .  

57th Annual Meeting: Photo and Video footage
20 January 2015

57th Annual Meeting: Photo and Video footage

The ASA secretariat is pleased to announce that photographs taken at the 57th Annual Meeting held in Indianapolis in November 2014, are now available for your viewing pleasure. You can now  also watch video footage of some of the main lectures, with ...

Announcing the 2015 CFP
13 January 2015

Announcing the 2015 CFP

The African Studies Association announces the opening of the 2015 Call for Proposals for the 58th Annual Meeting, "The State and the Study of Africa". Presentations may focus on the theme of “The State and the Study of Africa” or on broader social scie...

ASA Board of Directors Statement on Ebola
18 November 2014

ASA Board of Directors Statement on Ebola

As Africanists, the members of the African Studies Association have a moral obligation to educate students and communities in ways that combat the growing hysteria surrounding the current Ebola crisis. We must respond to the fear and panic leading to...

Remembering our Trailblazers
17 November 2014

Remembering our Trailblazers

The ASA Secretariat has created a web page in honor of dearly departed colleagues and friends, whose hard work and commitment to the study of Africa contributed significantly to the production and exchange of knowledge on Africa. The tireless work of...

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ASA Journals & Publications
Monday, 16 February 2015

ASA Journals & Publications

The African Studies Association is the proud publisher of two highly regarded journals, African Studies Review and History in Africa.  In addition, throughout its history, ASA has published a number of books, mo...

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