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Spring 2021 Course Spotlights

Are you looking for an African Studies course to take this spring? Here are some great options! AFRICAN 405: ISLAM IN AFRICA AND THE DIASPORA  Dr. Katrina Daly Thompson, Professor of African Cultural Studies (Department …

FLAS Fellowship and Grant Recipients

The Foreign Language and Area Studies Award includes fellowships and grants, funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the UW’s National Resource Centers to assist students in acquiring foreign language and either …

Africa in Our Lives: Allen Xiao

Allen Xiao is a PhD candidate in the Geography Department. His interests concern urbanism, subjectivity, mobility, ethnicity, and immigration. Allen has extensive research, teaching, and publishing experience. He recently won the African Studies Association’s Graduate …