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Tony Yeboah
This past October, CAS Graduate Affiliate and PhD student in History Tony Yeboah attended the Urban History Association conference with support from the Council. He was a...
Cajetan Iheka, CAS Chair, with students
In 2013 President Salovey announced the launch of the Yale Africa Initiative (YAI) to enhance the breadth and depth of teaching and learning about Africa, to expand...
Yasmina Martin
The Council on African Studies and the MacMillan Center support graduate research and conference participation opportunities through the CAS Graduate Conference-Research...
Jonny Steinberg (Visiting Professor, Council on African Studies)
A decade after the death of the former president, and amid growing disenchantment with the ANC, South Africans are questioning the one–dimensional figure of popular myth....
On June 29, 2023 the network of scholars researching migration, gender and race in Global South contexts convened its first workshop. The workshop consisted of two sessions...
IPCH Embarks on Groundbreaking Initiative with Museums and Cultural Institutions in Africa
Yale Directors Forum A fellowship program for global leaders of museums and cultural institutions Program Description   The Yale Directors Forum is a highly selective 18-...
Professor Cécile Fromont, History of Art; Assistant Professor Didac Queralt, Political Science
Cécile Fromont, Professor, History of Art, and Didac Queralt, Assistant Professor, Political Science, have been awarded the 2023 international book prizes by the Whitney and...