Past Conferences/Conférences Passées

11th conference: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (USA)

Pugh Hall, Uni­ver­si­ty of Florida
May 25–28, 2016

Theme: Mem­o­ry and Remem­brance in Africa and the Diaspora

Keynote speak­ers: Pro­fes­sor Toyin Falo­la (Uni­ver­si­ty of Texas, Austin) and San­dra Bor­nand (CNRS)

Con­fer­ence pro­ceed­ings: The dead­line for sub­mit­ting papers from the 2016 Gainesville con­fer­ence has been extend­ed to Novem­ber 15, 2017. Please take advan­tage of the new deadline. 

10th conference: Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Uni­ver­sité Félix Houphouët-Boigny
June 11–15, 2014

Theme: Oral Lit­er­a­ture and Education

Keynote speak­ers:  Esi Suther­land-Addy (Insti­tute for African Stud­ies, Ghana) and Anne-Marie Dauphin-Tin­turi­er (inde­pen­dent researcher)