NVAS Afrikastudiedag 2013: Everyday Africa, and presentation Africa Thesis Award 2013

NVAS conferenceThe theme of this year's NVAS Afrikastudiedag is: Everyday Africa

On the programme:

  • Lectures
    • Pieter van der Zaag: Water and Africa’s development agenda
    • Mirjam de Bruijn: Everyday mobile communication in Africa
  • Presidential address by Felix Ameka (NVAS president) including speed dating

    See the detailed programme below.


Posters and presentations
African and Dutch researchers on their current research in Africa
Book launch Africa for sale, an NVAS publication from Brill Publishers

Presentation of the Africa Thesis Award 2013!

The NVAS Afrikastudiedag will take place at the Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden. There will be tours through the museum and storytelling about Mali, Benin, Congo, Ghana and the African pilgrimage to Mecca.
Languages this day: Dutch and English.

Kosten: € 35 (€ 20 voor leden, (PhD) studenten en introducees) / Costs: € 35 (€ 20 for members, (PhD) students and guests)

Aanmelding voor 15 november via de website NVAS of bij Marieke van Winden: winden@ascleiden.nl / Please register before 15 November on the NVAS website or mail Marieke van Winden: winden@ascleiden.nl

See the poster.

Date, time and location

23 November 2013
10.00 - 17.00
Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde, Steenstraat 1, Leiden