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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

Call for Submissions on behalf the Center for Applied Transgender Studies

The Bulletin of Applied Transgender Studies is currently accepting manuscripts through our submission portal at https://bulletin.appliedtransstudies.org/. Under the supervision of […]

Call for Applications for ACIP Program 2022 Ivan Karp Doctoral Research Awards

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS AFRICAN CRITICAL INQUIRY PROGRAMME  IVAN KARP DOCTORAL RESEARCH AWARDS FOR AFRICAN STUDENTS ENROLLED IN SOUTH AFRICAN Ph.D. […]

Montgomery College to host two week residential NEH Summer Institute for Higher Education Faculty

Montgomery College will be hosting a two-week residential NEH Summer Institute for Higher Education Faculty entitled “Concepts of Black Diaspora […]

Assistant Professor in Black Canadian History at the University of Guelph

Assistant Professor in Black Canadian History at the University of Guelph The Department of History at the University of Guelph […]

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS -The Living Legacy of African American Studies: It’s Past, Present, and Future(s)

What is African American Studies? Where is it located? Why is it important? What does its future look like? As […]

Call for Applicants – Born-Digital Scholarly Publishing: Resources and Roadmaps at Brown University

Brown University Library invites participation in an NEH Institute — Born-Digital Scholarly Publishing: Resources & Roadmaps. The July 2022 hybrid […]

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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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