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Desmond:  …Being [centrally located] doesn’t…say anything about the ubuntu spirit. Being a people that live here, you keep to yourself,…More

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2013 AfAA Reception, Distinguished Lecture and Award Winners

The AAA Annual Meeting in Review At the AAA annual meeting in Chicago, the AfAA celebrated another great year of…More

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AfAA Announces 2013 Paper Award Winners

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Bennetta Jules-Rosette
JR Osborn
Erica Fontana


Upon careful review of a number of excellent submissions, the Bennetta Jules-Rosette Graduate Paper Award committee has chosen Metasebia Yoseph…More

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Art around the World

Kenya and Virginia The result of collaboration between the International Beliefs and Values Institute (IBAVI) and the Children’s Art Network,…More

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Teaching Africa

Edited by Brandon Lundy and Solomon Negash, the newly released Teaching Africa: A Guide for the 21st Century Classroom features…More

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Submission Information for 2013 Annual Meeting

It’s that time of year to think about submissions for the 2013 AAA meeting. As always, we encourage anyone submitting…More

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Kenya Field School students Austin and Alex, Program Assistant and Maa-speaker Sauna, and men from a warrior boma play a game of Eramat in Kajiado County. Photo courtesy of Alex Hickling.

In 2012, we piloted a culturally relevant board game with members of multiple Maasai communities in southern Kenya to explore…More

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