Cambria Press is proud to announce that Toyin Falola, the the Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities and University Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, and Moses Ochonu, associate professor of history at Vanderbilt University, have launched the Cambria African Studies Series, which will serve as a much-needed platform for studies focusing on nation, nationalities, and development in Africa.
Both Dr. Falola and Dr. Ochonu will be at the 2014 African Studies Association annual meeting.
Toyin Falola will be at the following sessions:
*chairing the IV-I-1 Roundtable: Soyinka at Eighty, Crucible of the Ages on Thursday (Nov 20) at 4:45 p.m.
*participating in the VI-U-5 Roundtable: Ali A. Mazrui and Reflections on Political Violence in Africa on Friday (Nov 21) at 10 a.m.
*discussant for the X-J-2 The Limits of Tolerance: Understanding the Dynamics of Religious Conflict in Yorubaland, SW Nigeria, on Saturday (Nov 22) at 10 a.m.
*chairing the XII-U-1 Roundtable: Honoring the Memory and Life of Professor Jacob Festus Ade Ajayi on Saturday (Nov 22) at 4:45 p.m.
Moses Ochonu will be participating in the XI-G-1 Roundtable: Fragments, Fictions, and the Oral: Writing the History of Africa after 1960 on Saturday (Nov 22) at 2:45 p.m.
*These times are based on the ASA preliminary program. Please check the final program in case of any changes.
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