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2022 Annual Meeting

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Louis Edward Wilson (1939-2022)

With the death of the African and African American historian Louis Edward Wilson on July 10, 2022, the field of […]

TT History Professorship at Southwestern University

Assistant Professor of History at Southwestern University The History Department at Southwestern University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor […]

Project Manager/Arts Admin Position at ACASA

The Arts Council of the African Studies Association (ACASA) seeks to hire a Contract Project Manager/Arts Administrator to support the […]

Professorship in Comparative Politics at Western Washington U

Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at Western Washington University About the University: Western Washington University, with over 16,000 students in […]

Interdisciplinary Fellowships in African Studies at Yale

INTERDISCIPLINARY FELLOWSHIPS IN AFRICAN STUDIES AT YALE UNIVERSITY The Yale Institute of Sacred Music is an interdisciplinary center where scholars […]

Tenure History Professorship Open at University of Chicago

Description The Department of History at the University of Chicago invites applicants for an open rank tenure line faculty position […]

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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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