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

We look forward to seeing our delegates in Hamilton soon! Please note that our conference will be located on the first floor of Kenneth Taylor Hall on McMaster’s campus. Kenneth Taylor Hall is located just north of the McMaster University Students’ Centre (MUSC). You can also locate it on our campus map. We will have signs and volunteers posted to direct delegates on the days of the conference.


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 our program.

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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