2014 John Douglas Taylor Conference: Contemporary Orientations in African Cultural Studies

UPDATE: We are delighted to confirm that Tsitsi Dangarembga will also be attending the conference to present her critical and creative work. We are looking into the possibility of a film screening in addition to a keynote lecture. Watch this page for programme updates!

**PLEASE NOTE: REGULAR REGISTRATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 10. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE SEE OUR REGISTRATION PAGE.**

Welcome to africanculturalstudies.wordpress.com! On this website you will find information about our upcoming conference, including the CFP, details on our keynote speakers, and (soon) information about conference fees and registration. Please note that our CFP is now available on this site, and we invite you to submit proposals to africanculturalstudies@gmail.com by January 15th, 2014.

For more information, please feel free to contact us at the email address above. You may also follow our Facebook updates at http://www.facebook.com/africanculturalstudies .

Keynote Speakers:

Tsitsi Dangarembga

Pumla Dineo Gqola

Sarah Nuttall

Handel Kashope Wright

Conference Organizing Committee:

Jesse Arseneault

Sarah D’Adamo

Jessie Forsyth

Sarah Olutola

Helene Strauss

Paul Ugor

Stephanie Winkler

We are pleased to announce this conference’s association with McMaster University’s Department of English and Cultural Studies, whose John Douglas Taylor Conference Fund has helped make this meeting possible.

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