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Teaching Africa and International Studies - call for papers

December 6, 2012

Three workshops in 2013: Cambridge, 19 April, London, 17 June and Cape Town, 5-6/26-7 September

These workshops will explore aspects of teaching Africa and International Studies, including curricula, pedagogy, and ethical and political issues. The workshops are organised through the BISA ‘Africa and International Studies’ working group in conjunction with the Politics Departments of Cambridge University, Royal Holloway, University of London and University of Cape Town. They are funded by the Higher Education Academy.

For full details please see the attached call for papers. Please circulate widely – proposals from African-based scholars are particularly encouraged.

Please send your proposal, which should include a title and 200-word abstract, as well as your name, affiliation, and which workshop(s) you would be able to attend, to:

 Meera Sabaratnam, Department of Politics, University of Cambridge, ms2128@cam.ac.uk

Julia Gallagher, Department of Politics and International Relations, Royal Holloway, University of London, Julia.gallagher@rhul.ac.uk

Karen Smith, Department of Political Studies, University of Cape Town, Karen.smith@uct.ac.za

Deadline for proposals: 31 January 2013