Rhodes Must Fall
“Decolonizing the Classroom” Africa Network’s Biennial ConferenceSmith College, Northampton Massachusetts- September 27-29, 2019 Africanist teaching and scholarship has long fought to bring African voices to the center of scholarly debate. However, structural inequality and prejudice has also allowed colonial hierarchies within the academy to remain. Following the lead of growing […]

Decolonizing the Classroom Conference Registration


Rhodes Must Fall
“Decolonizing the Classroom” Africa Network’s Biennial Conference Smith College, Northampton Massachusetts- September 27-29, 2019 Africanist teaching and scholarship has long fought to bring African voices to the center of scholarly debate. However, structural inequality and prejudice has also allowed colonial hierarchies within the academy to remain. Following the lead of […]

AN 2019 Conference CFP- Decolonizing the Classroom


 “Africa in the 21st century classroom” September 29th-October 1st St. Olaf College, Northfield Minnesota All Conference Activities in Buntrock Commons on the St. Olaf Campus (See below for registration and local accommodations information) Africa Network Conference Program Since its origins in decolonization and the Cold War, African studies has consistently […]

Africa Network 2017 Conference Registration and Final Program



Africa Network Annual Conference: “The State of African Studies” 30 September-2 October 2016 Denison University Granville, OH 43023 Please click this link for the printable Conference and Membership Registration Form (PDF)

Africa Network 2016 Conference