41st Annual Conference of the New York African(a) Studies Association at The City College (CUNY) and Columbia University, 1-2 April 2016
Call for Proposals/Abstracts (Final Deadline: 12 February 2016)
NYASA’S 41st conference is historic on all levels. It is the first time we will present the theme of Music and the Arts and a first time collaboration between The City College (CUNY), Columbia University, and the organization. It is also the first time the conference will present live performances, film screenings, and exhibitions.
With more than 2,000 professional and student participants, the Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world’s largest and leading global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference.
Join WWB contributors Naivo and Allison Charette as they read from Naivo’s stories and discuss Beyond the Rice Fields, the first novel from Madagascar ever translated into English, followed by a discussion of Naivo’s work moderated by editor Eric M. B. Becker. More information on their website: http://frenchculture.org/books/events/conspiracists-new-writing-madagascar
How can African societies benefit from intensified economic and political ties with China? How can China benefit from socially and politically sustainable investments into African economies? To mobilize novel ideas, arguments, and solutions to key issues in Africa-China relations, Yale University is partnering with leading business schools in Africa and China to host a series of high-profile, interdisciplinary conferences on Africa-China relations.