Sami Kent, MSc African Studies class of 2013-14, has produced a two-part documentary for the BBC World Service on African space programmes past and present, to be broadcast on 18 and 25 October 2016.
ST CROSS COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
Graduate Admissions Open Day
3-5 pm, Wednesday 9th November 2016
The African Studies Centre is delighted to announce that a book co-edited by MSc in African Studies alumna Janet Remmington has just been published.
The African Studies Centre are delighted to announce that MAKING UBUMWE: Power, State and Camps in Rwanda's Unity-Building Project, by Dr Andrea Purdeková, has been named a finalist for the African Studies Association’s 2016 Bethwell. A. Ogot Book Prize.
The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies is pleased to announce the appointment of Sebabatso Manoeli as Departmental Lecturer in African History at the African Studies Centre.
The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies are delighted to welcome Dr Thomas Hendriks. Dr Hendriks will be involved in the teaching of the MSc in African Studies at the African Studies Centre.
The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies (SIAS) is proud to announce the launch of a new and distinctive DPhil in Area Studies to complement its existing world-renowned master’s programmes. Applications for our doctorate will be accepted from September 1st 2016, for entry in October 2017.
SCHOOL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY AREA STUDIES
Grade 5: £24,298-£28,982per annum
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced administrator looking to launch or progress a career in university administration. You will support academic activity in the African Studies Centre, a thriving part of the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies. Taking responsibility for the day-to-day delivery and administration of the MSc in African Studies as well as supporting the vibrant programme of events and activities held at The African Studies Centre.
His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife, Oba (King) Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi will visit the African Studies Centre, on Monday 27 November, 2017.
Professor Jane Guyer's visit to the African Studies Centre on Tuesday, 31st October 2017.
Professor Guyer gave a talk entitled ‘Pathways in Thought, Career, and Changing Times’ in the Dahrendorf Room at St Antony's College, Oxford.
Applications are invited from senior members of the University who wish either to visit one or more universities in South Africa or to senior members of South African universities who wish to visit Oxford.
SIAS can only submit a maximum of three applications to this call so we are introducing an SIAS internal selection process, any interested candidates need to meet the deadlines below:
SIAS intention to apply by: Monday 1st August at the very latest
The Exhibition Opening Reception, 11 Novemver 6-8pm in the Mary Ogilvie Lecture Theatre, St Anne’s College.
We are thrilled to announce the publication of the African Studies Newsletter 2014!
Thank you to all those who have contributed with articles, photographs and news, to reflect what turned out to be an exciting and memorable year for the African Studies Centre.
We are delighted to announce that the Society of Dance History Scholars has awarded the 2013 de la Torre Bueno Special Citation for scholarship in dance to Dance Circles: Movement, Morality and Self-fashioning in Urban Senegal by Dr Hélène Neveu-Kringelbach.