The University of Edinburgh has an important and long historical connection with Africa and CAS is one of the world’s leading centres for the study of Africa. The Centre of African Studies was founded in 1962. It was one of the original African Studies Centres in the UK founded on the recommendation of the Hayter Commission. The Centre of African Studies acts as a focal point for postgraduate teaching and supervision on Africa and a hub for research... Read rest of text
ABORNE is an interdisciplinary network of researchers interested in all aspects of borders and trans-boundary phenomena in Africa. Its inaugural meeting was held in Edinburgh in 2007, initiated by Professor Paul Nugent and has since... Read more about: African Borderlands Research Network (ABORNE)
Critical African Studies, published by Taylor & Francis and based out of the Centre for African Studies (CAS) at the University of Edinburgh, seeks to
The OxChain project* held a one-day event in London on 22 May at the Coin Street Community Centre in Southwark.