The Centre for African Studies Basel and the Swiss Society for African Studies welcome you to the 7th European Conference on African Studies ECAS 2017 with the theme: Urban Africa - Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, which they organise on behalf of the Research Network of African Studies Centres in Europe (AEGIS-EU).
The list of panels can be found here.
Call for Papers: 18 Nov 2016 to 19 January 2017
Confirmation of Papers: 2 March 2017
Early-bird registration opens: 2 March 2017
End of early-bird: 2 April 2017
Registration closes: 2 May 2017
Basel Summer School in African Studies
PhD students who submit a paper to ECAS are invited to apply for participation in the 3rd Basel Summer School in African Studies (21 to 28 June 2017), which integrates the participation in ECAS.
Please read the call document and apply online.