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VAD – call for panels 2018 is out

The biennial African Studies Association Germany (VAD e.V.) conference takes place from 27.-30.6. 2018 at the University of Leipzig. We have chosen “African Connections” as the VAD 2018 theme. [caption id="attachment_3469" align="alignleft" width="213"] African Connections Leipzig[/caption]   Please submit panel proposal to VAD2018@uni-leipzig.de until 15.7.2017 latest.
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Destination Africa – First Call for Papers

Destination Africa Contemporary Africa as a global meeting point Leiden, 22-23 March 2018 AEGIS CRG ‘Africa in the World Rethinking Africa’s Global Connections’ We live in an era of rising anxiety in Europe over African immigration, fuelled by media images and politicians talking of a ‘tsunami’ of migrants from Africa ‘invading’ Europe, chasing ‘our’ wealth…
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CALL FOR PAPERS – VIVA AFRICA 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS - VIVA AFRICA 2017 10th International Conference on African Studies University of Hradec Králové in cooperation with Metropolitan University Prague and Czech Association of African Studies (Associated member of Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies) is announcing VIVA AFRICA 2017, 10th International Conference on African Studies 10-11 November 2017 Hradec Králové Czech Republic…
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Job announcement Uni Leipzig

Junior Researcher - Burkina Faso The Leipzig University, Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Studies, Institute of African Studies announces the following position to be appointed as soon as possible: 2 positions for Junior Researchers (limited to 3 years, 60 percent of a full-time employment) Remuneration on salary scale TVL-13 (60%, app. 1420 €/month net) Duties:…
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Job announcement Uni Leipzig

Junior Researcher  - Zanzibar The Leipzig University, Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Studies, Institute of African Studies announces the following position to be appointed as soon as possible: Junior Researcher (limited to 3 years, 60 percent of a full-time employment) Remuneration on salary scale TVL-13 (60%, app. 1420 €/month net) Duties: Research within the…
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