Jun 132014
 
Day of the African Child - ACERWC Press Conference

ACERWC Press Conference on the Day of the African Child (DAC) Theme: ” A Child friendly, quality, free and Compulsory Education for all Children in Africa” ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, June 13, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Journalists are invited to participate in a joint Press Conference on Monday 16th June, 2014, at 09:50 in the [...]

May 242014
 
South Africa : CFP African Critical Inquiry Programme

AFRICAN CRITICAL INQUIRY PROGRAMME CALL FOR PROPOSALS TO ORGANIZE A WORKSHOP Closing Date: Friday 1 August 2014 (Apply as stated below) The African Critical Inquiry Programme invites proposals from scholars and/or practitioners in public cultural Institutions in South Africa to organize a workshop to take place in 2015. The African Critical Inquiry Programme (ACIP) seeks to advance inquiry and [...]

Mar 182014
 

WIE Symposium Africa to launch its second edition in Nigeria on 3rd May, 2014 Toyin Saraki, Folake Folarin-Coker, Mo Abudu, Bola Adesola and Julie Gichuru, to co-host Tiwa Savage and Folorunsho Alakija to headline 18 March 2014 – Her Excellency Toyin Saraki, founder of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa; fashion designer Folake Folarin-Coker founder of Tiffany Amber; [...]

Oct 072013
 

CFP:  “The Child in Africa:  Changing Prospects and Possibilites in Political, Social and Cultural Landscapes Over Time   Call for Papers: The Tamar Golan Africa Centre at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev invites paper proposals- “The Child in Africa: Changing Prospects and Possibilities in Political, Social and Cultural Landscapes Over Time” A Conference to be [...]

Oct 072013
 

Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage Vol. 2, No. 2, November 2013, Now available! Journal web page: http://maneypublishing.com/index.php/journals/jaf Articles available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/maney/jaf/2013/00000002/00000002 In our November 2013 issue — Inside the Pot House: Diaspora, Identity and Locale in Barbadian Ceramics (pp. 115-130) By Jonathan Finch The Archaeology of Rural Affluence and Landscape Change at the Clemens [...]

Oct 032013
 

Meeting of the Scientific Committee of the Symposium on “Investing in culture within the WAEMU (Ouagadougou, September 26 to 27, 2013) Held at the headquarters of the Commission of the Economic and Monetary Union of West Africa, the meeting was convened to contribute to the intellectual preparation of the Symposium to be held in Ouagadougou [...]

Sep 142013
 

CFP:  Final Call Panel Session:  The African Diaspora:  Culture and the Interdisciplinary Arts and Design Date:  9 September 2013 From:  Mabel O. Wilson <mow6@COLUMBIA.EDU> FINAL CALL PANEL SESSION: The African Diaspora: Culture and the Interdisciplinary Arts and Design ARCHI-AFRIKA: African Perspectives: The Lagos Dialogues 2013 Golden Tulip Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria December 12-15, 2013 Deadline [...]

Aug 252013
 

Texts, Modes and Repertoires of Living In and Beyond the Shadows of Apartheid 40th Annual Conference of the African Literature Association (ALA), April 9-13, 2014, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa First Call for papers, panels and round tables Confirmed Keynote Speakers Simon Gikandi (Robert Schirmer Professor of English, Princeton University) Njabulo Ndebele (Novelist and Andrew [...]

Aug 212013
 

“Africans and Hague Justice: Realities and Representations of the International Criminal Court in Africa” On 22 and 23 May 2014 NVAS organizes, in close partnership with Hague University of Applied Sciences and the School for Human Rights Research Utrecht, the multi-disciplinary conference “Africans and Hague Justice” to be held in the Hague. With this conference, the organizers aim to [...]

Aug 102013
 

22nd ENCATC Academy on Cultural Relations & Diplomacy (Brussels, 21-22 November 2013) This year, the 2nd ENCATCAcademy on Cultural Relations & Diplomacy will focus on the Middle East, Northern Africa & the Arabian Peninsula. In order to better understand the different relationships among stakeholders in this area and sometimes delicate situations, renowned experts from the [...]

Aug 102013
 

Fashion Week Zanzibar (25 – 27 October 2013) Inspired by the mysterious and enchanting land of Africa – Zanzibar a place known for its rich history and architecture, the designers based their range on the flow of sand dunes and regal motifs. The island’s homegrown fashion industry has been developing in exciting new ways in [...]

Aug 102013
 

UN-WTO Art Discussion Forum in Zambia: call for papers Between the 24-29 August 2013, Zambia and Zimbabwe will co-host the 19th Session of the UN-WTO General Assembly in Livingstone, Zambia. The Shungu Namutitima International Film Festival (SHUNAFFoZ) is hosting a parallel conference and welcoming discussion papers on the fundamental nature and motivations of artistic creative productions, [...]