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CAS Researchers Present at Italian African Studies Conference

Barbara Bompani, Isabella Soi and Annalisa Urbano are all contributing to the 'Italian Studies on Africa' conference in Naples, 30 September

CAS researchers are all taking part in a conference hosted by the Universita degli Studi di Napoli 'L'Orientale' in Naples between 30 September and 2 October. The theme of the conference is reflecting on Italy's contribution to African Studies after 50 years of African independence.

Barbara Bompani is discussant for two panels, one on 'New perspectives on the study of Africa' and one on 'South African Democracy'. Isabella Soi is presenting as part of the panel on new perspectives on Africa. Finally, Annalisa Urbano is presenting in a panel appraising Somalia 50 years after independence.  

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