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Dakar 2016 Preliminary Program Now Available Online!
02 May 2016

Dakar 2016 Preliminary Program Now Available Online!

The African Studies Association, in partnership with the American Anthropological Association is excited to present the inaugural joint conference entitled, "Innovation, Transformation and Sustainable Futures in Africa."  This event, which will take ...

11th Annual ASA Presidential Lecture at Rutgers University
21 April 2016

11th Annual ASA Presidential Lecture at Rutgers University

The 11th Annual African Studies Association Presidential Lecture at Rutgers University will be held on Thursday, April 28 at 4:30 pm at the Alexander Library on the Rutgers University College Ave Campus.

ASA President Dorothy Hodgson will deliver the ...

2016 Royal Air Maroc-ASA Student Travel Award
18 April 2016

2016 Royal Air Maroc-ASA Student Travel Award

The Royal Air Maroc-African Studies Association Student Travel Award aims to facilitate and increase the movement of students and the exchange of ideas, between students of African Studies in Africa and the United States. The overarching aim 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...

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...

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 .  

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...

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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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