VAD Toolbox: “News”
This week we recommend the online exhibtion “Ovizire. Somgu: From Where Do We Speak?”, a German-Namibian art and history exhibition project.
This week at the African Studies Toolbox, we’d like to share this call for help retrieving rare documents for the African Studies Library at the University of Cape Town.
The Association for African Studies in Germany e.V. (VAD) organises every two years an international and interdisciplinary conference. The conference “African Challenges”, originally planned for September 2020, will be organised by the Centre for Interdisciplinary African Studies at Goethe University and will take place mainly in virtual space due to the still difficult corona cicumstances. Decision is still pending if there
This lecture, Fieldwork in Violent and Dangerous Places by Morten Bøås, was published by the Social Science Research Council in March 2021.
On Monday, 23rd November 2020, protagonists from around 30 cultural and academic institutions and working groups launched a cooperation for the establishment of sustainable research structures for handling collections and holdings from colonial contexts. The DFG round table was organized by the Working Group Colonial Provenances, part of the Research Association for Provenance Research, the