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2022 Annual Meeting

Click here to see the 2022 CFP, register, and submit a proposal for the 65th ASA Annual Meeting via our […]

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ASA Publications

The ASA publishes two journals with Cambridge University Press, an Annual Report, and a biannual newsletter for ASA Members

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News & Blog

Brian “Barke” Nowak (1977-2021)

Brian Michael Nowak, 44, tragically passed away on November 19, 2021, at his home in the Goudel region in Niamey, […]

Grover M. Hudson (1940-2022)

Grover M. Hudson, died at home in East Lansing on June 13, 2022, age 82, after battling cancer. Hudson was […]

Ian Taylor (1969-2021)

African Studies, International Relations, and our small world of China-Africa researchers, lost one of its towering figures on February 22. […]

TT Professorship in International Relations and Quant Methods

Michigan State University’s James Madison College seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in International Relations and quantitative methods. […]

Film & Media Professorship at Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)

The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), an internationally renowned college of art and design, business and technology, of the State […]

Yale Seeks Candidates for Senior Program Manager

Senior Program Manager, Council on African Studies The position reports to the Program Director for the Council on African Studies […]

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ABOUT THE ASA

 

Established in 1957, the African Studies Association is the flagship membership organization devoted to enhancing the exchange of information about Africa.

With almost 2,000 individual and institutional members worldwide, the African Studies Association encourages the production and dissemination of knowledge about Africa, past and present. Based in the United States, the ASA supports understanding of an entire continent in each facet of its political, economic, social, cultural, artistic, scientific, and environmental landscape. Our members include scholars, students, teachers, activists, development professionals, policymakers and donors.

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1957

Year Founded

2000

Members

2200

Annual Meeting Attendees

64

Years of Annual meetings

35

Awards and Prizes Annually

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