Final Conference Programme – Community, trade, and religion in coastal Yorubaland

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The final conference programme for Community, trade, and religion in coastal Yorubaland.

2016 Cadbury Conference

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The 2016 Cadbury conference ‘Bodies of Text: Learning to be Muslim in West Africa’ will be held on the 30th June and 1st July 2016 at the Department of African Studies and Anthropology University of Birmingham. This conference explores the practices, disciplines and debates through which West Africans learn to be Muslims. Conference hashtag: #bodiesoftext […]

2016 Cadbury Provisional Programme

Crossroads in African Studies Conference

2016 Cadbury Provisional Programme: ‘Bodies of Text: Learning to Be Muslim in West Africa’ The 2016 Cadbury programme explores the practices, disciplines and debates through which West Africans learn to be Muslims. Focusing on the elaborate and complex systems of Islamic learning that have emerged in the region, we ask how knowledge about being Muslim is […]

Community, trade, and religion in coastal Yorubaland

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Community, trade, and religion in coastal Yorubaland Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Nigeria, 6-8 December 2016 A 3-day international conference on “Community, trade, and religion in southern Yorubaland” is to be held at Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo State, Nigeria, from 6-8 December 2016. The conference is organized by Dr Insa Nolte and Prof Olukoya […]

AFRICAN TRAVEL WRITING ENCOUNTERS

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AFRICAN TRAVEL WRITING ENCOUNTERS   Department of African Studies and Anthropology, University of Birmingham Wednesday 9 March, 2016. The workshop is free to attend but we would ask you to register here.   This workshop invites scholars of travel writing by Africans, along with practitioners of travel writing, to come together to discuss the past, present and […]

Register for African Travel Writing Encounters

Photographs from the launch of the Africa Centre at Sussex, award presentation and social, held in the University of Sussex Jubilee building Cafe and Atrium.

Registration for African Travel Writing Encounters is now open. The workshop is free for all participants, but there are limited spaces so pre-registration is recommended.

Call for Papers 2016 Cadbury Conference

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The Department of African Studies and Anthropology at the University of Birmingham invites applications to contribute to the 2016 Cadbury Conference on ‘Bodies of Text: Learning to be Muslim in West Africa’. The programme is supported by the Cadbury Fund held at the Department of African Studies and Anthropology and the European Research Council (Starting […]

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