2016 AfAA Student Paper Awards

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Association for Africanist Anthropology (AfAA) Student Paper Awards. Once again, we received strong submissions for both awards and have been impressed with the focus and quality of the research.   The Bennetta Jules-Rosette Graduate Essay Award goes to Eduardo Santana (University of California San Diego) […]

ACIP Announces 2016 Ivan Karp Doctoral Research Awards

The African Critical Inquiry Program (ACIP) has named Candice Jansen, Nothemba Kate Luckett and Ajumeze Henry Obi as recipients of the 2016 Ivan Karp Doctoral Research Awards. Jansen and Luckett are both South African students at the University of the Witwatersrand pursuing degrees in History of Art and Sociology, respectively. Obi is a Nigerian scholar […]

AfAA Announcements

2017 African Critical Inquiry Workshop: Secret Affinities The African Critical Inquiry Program (ACIP) is pleased to announce that the 2017 ACIP workshop will be Secret Affinities: A workshop in critical reading and an interrogation of the city in Africa via Walter Benjamin’s “Passagen-Werk.” The project will be organized by colleagues at the University of the Witwatersrand, Noëleen Murray (Director, […]