Welcome to the Center for African Studies!

The Center for African Studies coordinates an interdisciplinary program in African Studies for undergraduate and graduate students, which seeks to enrich understanding of the interactions among the diverse factors that shape African societies.

CAS Newsletter 2019-2020

CAS invites you to read our latest newsletter, highlighting some of our favorite events and community stories while celebrating the achievements our affiliates and scholars. Find our newsletter online, or download the PDF here!

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Academic Programs

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Producing Knowledge flyer

Producing Knowledge Series

Knowledge Production in Africa is a highly contested topic. This workshop invites scholars within the humanities, social sciences and the sciences to investigate and discuss these pressing contemporary concerns. Click here to learn more about the series, and stay updated on the latest events!