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Discount on new textbook Religions in Contemporary Africa

We are delighted to announce the upcoming release of an important textbook and teaching resource co-authored by Adriaan van Klinken, Laura Grillo and Hassan Ndzovu: …

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‘Orienting’ Africana Religious Studies: East African and Indian Ocean Perspectives

Journal of Africana Religions Round Table
Devaka Premawardhana, guest editor

Scholarship on East Africa has generated valuable insights into topics central to Africana religious studies, topics such as diaspora …

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Harvard Fellowship for Dr Damaris Parsitau

AASR Vice President and Echidna Global Scholar Dr Damaris Parsitau, has recently been awarded a prestigious one-year Research Associate Fellowship in the Women’s Studies in …

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Religion, LGBT Activism and Queer Politics in Africa

Call for Papers for AASR Conference Panel
Ezra Chitando (World Council of Churches/University of Zimbabwe) and Adriaan van Klinken (University of Leeds)
The African Association for the …

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Vacancy in African Studies at the University of Leeds

The University of Leeds (UK) currently advertises a lectureship in African Studies, with religion being one of the areas of specialisation. Application deadline 10 July. Find …

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