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JALTA Editorial Search

The JALTA Editorial Search Committee is seeking an outstanding academic researcher(s) with experience in publishing, and ideally prior experience of editing a journal and/or reviewing academic journal articles. JALTA is a peer-reviewed journal and therefore …

Covid Quarantine Quiz of ASP

Worried about going stir crazy? Well, fret no more! The African Studies Program will be giving you the entertainment you need to get through the corona chaos. Starting March 16, our weekly newsletters will include …

ASA PRESIDENTIAL FELLOWS PROGRAM 

The ASA recognizes that it is futile to effectively study Africa and meaningfully engage important issues affecting the African continent, without also meaningfully engaging the scholars and practitioners on the ground who are working against …

Ebrahim Hussein Fellowship

DESCRIPTION The Ebrahim Hussein Endowment for research in African expressive cultures was established in the College of Letters and Science in 2003 thanks to the generosity of Robert M. Philipson, alumnus of the College of …

Volunteers for Day in Africa

The African Studies Program is planning our annual DAY IN AFRICA event, an outreach program where Wisconsin high school students visit UW-Madison to explore a variety of Africa-related topics. This year, DAY IN AFRICA will …

CALL FOR PAPERS: GLOBAL DAY 2020

CALS Global and its partners are excited to announce Global Day 2020! The theme this year is “HEARTH: Health, Ecosystems and Agriculture for Resilient, Thriving Societies”.  The event is scheduled for April 22 from 1:00-5:00 …