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The Institute of African Studies is an interdisciplinary institute at Carleton University, bringing together a wide range of expertise on African history, politics, literatures, cinemas, media, societies, cultures, legal systems and economics. It is committed to teaching, research, debate and community outreach on all matters related to Africa.

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Professor Moses Kiggundu is founding editor of African Journal of Management

The Institute of African Studies is very pleased to announce that Professor Moses Kiggundu (Sprott School of Business and the Institute of African Studies) is the founding editor of the newly launched African Journal of Management, a Taylor & Francis publication and the only journal with the... More

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Professor Pius Adesanmi

Professor Pius Adesanmi (English & African Studies) is interviewed on the prestigious “Africa: Past and Present” podcast on the theme of “African literatures & public intellectuals: Sahara Reporters & ‘What is Africa to me’?”  ... More

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PhD candidate Melissa Armstrong awarded Vanier Scholarship

The Institute of African Studies is delighted to announce that Melissa Armstrong, a doctoral candidate in the department of History, has been awarded a Vanier Scholarship, valued at $50,000 per year for three years. Her research, a continuation of her Master’s project, concerns the provision of... More

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Research on artisanal and small-scale mining in Central and East Africa

IAS researchers are part of collaborative research project on “Uncovering women’s experiences in artisanal and small-scale mining in Central and East Africa.” This week, Carleton University (the Institute of African Studies), Partnership Africa Canada and the Development Research... More

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Zambia celebrates its 50th Anniversary at Carleton

Zambia received its independence from Britain on October 24, 1964.  As part of its celebration of its Golden Jubilee, the High Commission of the Republic of Zambia in Ottawa will have a display at Carleton University. When:  Tuesday, 30 September, 10am-3pm Where: Galleria, 4th floor, University... More

Saturday, September 27th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Events

Farah

An evening with Nuruddin Farah

Friday, December 05 - 6:00 PM

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