Laura Bassi Scholarship

The Laura Bassi Scholarship was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their …

AFRICAN STUDIES: A YEAR IN REVIEW

Second Annual Jan Vansina Memorial Lecture The African Studies Program hosted the second annual Jan Vansina Lecture in September 2019 to honor the legacy of Jan Vansina, one of the world’s foremost historians of Africa. Vansina played an …

POWER AFRICA PROGRAM ANALYST

Overview Opportunity in Washington, DC The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through ZemiTek partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire a qualified individual for the following position: Title:  Power Africa Program Analyst United …

APRIL 27: COVID QUARANTINE QUIZ ANSWERS

Question 1: Africa At Noon speaker, Noah Tamarkin presented on genetic ancestry and political subjectivity in… South Africa Question 2: Which Africanists served as the directors of the African Studies Program? Philip D. Curtin Aliko …

Toyin Falola Prize

The Toyin Falola Prize is administered by the literary magazine Lunaris Review. The prize is named after and presented in honor of Toyin Falola, Nigerian historian and distinguished professor of African Studies who has published over 100 …