The University of Pennsylvania is directing an Immersion Program for Zulu in South Africa for students of Zulu across American institutions to study intermediate-advanced Zulu in South Africa during the summer. The University of Zululand at KwaDlangezwa in KwaZulu-Natal currently serves as the host institution for the program.
Now accepting applications for the Summer 2014 Zulu Immersion Program in South Africa
Call For Papers: MESAAS Graduate Conference 2014
27 - 28 February, 2014
Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies
Columbia University in the City of New York
The organizing committee of the 2014 MESAAS Graduate Student Conference at Columbia University is pleased to invite paper and panel submissions addressing themes that broadly relate to the MESAAS regions, including but not limited to the following:
Séverine Autesserre's article "Dangerous Tales: Dominant Narratives on the Congo and their Unintended Consequences" (African Affairs, 2012) has received the Best Article award from the African Politics Conference Group, awarded to the best article on African politics published in 2012.
Séverine Autesserre is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Barnard College.
Director of the Columbia University Institute of African Studies. Dr. Mamadou Diouf, writes for Le Monde's "L'Atlas des Villes". Click here to read the article entitled Tombouctou, la perle spirituelle du désert.