Africana Studies

AAAD Conference 2019

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 8:00 AM - Fri, 22 Feb 2019 5:00 PM

9th Annual African, African American, and Diaspora Studies Interdisciplinary Conference,James Madison University, Feb 21-22, 2019

The African, African American, and Diaspora Studies program at James Madison University invites proposals for its annual interdisciplinary conference, to be held on the campus of JMU in Harrisonburg, Virginia on Feb 21-22, 2019. This year's theme is “Bodies in Motion.” Ranging across topics from the politics of migration to the aesthetics of black embodiment, from action films to political activism, the conference will bring together a group of scholars from a wide variety of overlapping and intersecting fields. Follow this link for more information. 

Please contact the conference coordinators, Dr. Emeka Anaza ( or Dr. Talé Mitchell (, with any questions. 

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