ECAS7 - 7th Conference on African Studies, Basel

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The Centre for African Studies Basel and the Swiss Society for African Studies organize the 7th European Conference on African Studies ECAS 2017 with the theme: Urban Africa - Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, on behalf of the Research Network of African Studies Centre in Europe AEGIS.

Take a look at the panels.

The organising committee is led by Till FoersterElisio Macamo and Veit Arlt of the Centre for African Studies Basel.

Important dates
Early-bird registration opens: 2 March 2017
End of early-bird: 2 April 2017
Registration closes: 2 May 2017

The ASCL will have a book stand at the conference, and several ASCL researchers will give presentations.

For all updates, visit the conference website.

Convening Institutions

AEGIS (Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies)Centre for African Studies Basel

Date, time and location

29 June 2017 to 01 July 2017
University of Basel, Centre for African Studies
Kollegien Haus, Petersplatz 1, 4051 Basel