ASA Membership

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Annual Meeting Information

Click here for the most up-to-date information regarding this year’s Annual Meeting including registration rates and a tentative schedule. Information […]

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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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2021 MLA Bibliography Fellowship

2021 MLA Bibliography Fellowship Apply for an MLA Bibliography Fellowship by 1 April 2021 The MLA International Bibliography is accepting […]

Volunteer Opportunity with Scholars at Risk

Scholars at Risk invites interested individuals to participate in the new Volunteer Proofreader Initiative by offering professional, individualized edits and […]

Visiting Professorship in African History at Macalester College

Visiting Assistant Professorship in African History at Macalester College The Macalester College Department of History invites applications for a historian […]

Urban Studies Foundation International Fellowships

Call for Applications Applications are invited to the USF International Fellowship scheme for urban scholars from the Global South. The […]

Wits Seeks Applicants for Translation Studies Professorship

Wits Seeks Applicants for Translation Studies Professorship Job Posting Title IRC84659 Job Title: Associate Professor Organization Name: Translation and Interpreting […]

African Studies Keywords (ASK)

The African Studies Review published the State of the Art overview essays from 1980 to 1994. Supported by the Social […]

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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

63

Years of Annual meetings

35

Awards and Prizes Annually

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