The Institute of African Studies Seminar Series

The Institute of African Studies is one of the leading centers for the study of Africa in the United States.  IAS offers a community of scholars and a lively focus of activity to persons interested in Africa. It has core faculty members drawn from the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Law and the School of Public Health and the Institute of Developing Nations. The Institute coordinates graduate training in African Studies at Emory with an on-going seminar in African studies.

Papers are pre-circulated and are available one week before the seminar in the Department of History Copy Room, Bowden 225, or by writing to the IAS graduate assistant Madelyn Stone at

All seminars being at 4:15 pm in Candler Library, room 212 and are open to the public, unless indicated otherwise.

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