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ASA Annual Meeting Podcast Series Now Available!
04 April 2017

ASA Annual Meeting Podcast Series Now Available!

The African Studies Association partnered with the Africa Past and Present podcast of Michigan State University at the 59th Annual Meeting of the ASA to launch a podcast series from the conference. The series includes “drop in” conversations, which wer...

ASA Statement on the Proposed Federal Budget Cuts
22 March 2017

ASA Statement on the Proposed Federal Budget Cuts

The African Studies Association joins other scholarly associations in expressing its opposition to the federal budget cuts proposed in the President's recent 2018 Budget Blueprint . The elimination or reduction of federal funding for international educ...

ASA Board of Directors Statement on the 2017 ASA Annual Meeting
06 March 2017

ASA Board of Directors Statement on the 2017 ASA Annual Meeting

The Board of Directors of the African Studies Association is aware that some of its members based outside of the US are debating whether to attend our annual conference this November owing to the current policies of the US government. The recent Exec...

History in Africa Honors Jan Vansina
02 March 2017

History in Africa Honors Jan Vansina

History in Africa , one of the journals of the African Studies Association, has put together a collection of articles by Jan Vansina, in honor of Dr. Vansina and his pioneering research. This collection is freely available here through March 31.

Winter 2017 ASA News now available!
17 February 2017

Winter 2017 ASA News now available!

Welcome to the Winter 2017 edition of ASA News ! In this issue you will find letters from the ASA President and Executive Director, member announcements, and information about new ASA initiatives and developments. This issue is our special 60th Anniversa...

ASA Board of Directors Condemns Executive Order Restricting Entry into the U.S.
31 January 2017

ASA Board of Directors Condemns Executive Order Restricting Entry into the U.S.

On behalf of its members, the Board of Directors of the African Studies Association demands immediate reversal of the recent Executive Order barring citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen entry for 90 days into the United S...

2016 Award Winners
07 December 2016

2016 Award Winners

December 2016


The African Studies Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the 2016 award winners. The ASA Awards Ceremony was held on the evening of Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. The ASA heartily congratul...

Statement from ASA Leadership
16 November 2016

Statement from ASA Leadership

Dear ASA members,

After a long, bitter electoral campaign in the United States, we will have much to consider and discuss at our upcoming annual meeting about the future of African studies.

As leaders of the African Studies Association, we reaffirm the...

Fall 2016 ASA News Now Available!
03 November 2016

Fall 2016 ASA News Now Available!

Welcome to the Fall 2016 edition of ASA News ! In this issue you will find letters from the ASA President and Executive Director, member announcements, and information about new ASA initiatives and developments. You can find the entire issue here .

Welcome to the Summer 2016 edition of ASA News!
30 May 2016

Welcome to the Summer 2016 edition of ASA News!

Welcome to the Summer 2016 edition of ASA News! In this issue you will find letters from the ASA President and Executive Director, member announcements, and information about new ASA initiatives and developments. You can find the entire issue here .

Announcing the 2016 Board of Directors Election Results
17 May 2016

Announcing the 2016 Board of Directors Election Results

The ASA secretariat is pleased to announce the 2016 Board election results as follows:

Vice President-elect
Jean Allman , Center for the Humanities, History, and African and African American Studies, Washington University in St. Louis

Board Members-elect...

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 ...

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...

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...

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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