2016 Cadbury Conference

Crossroads in African Studies Conference

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 […]

Researcher Profile – Emilie Roy

Emilie Roy

Dr Emilie Roy holds an M.A. in Sciences Sociales des Religions (2007) from Université Laval and a Ph.D (2012) in Religious Studies from McMaster University. Based on extensive fieldwork, her graduate research explored the tensions between local construction of Islamic identity and international (mostly Saudi and Libyan) funding in Bamako’s Islamic schools. Her current research […]

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