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ALA 2017 Conference Logo
“Africa and the World: Literature, Politics, and Global Geographies” is the theme of the 2017 African Literature Association (ALA) Conference taking place at Yale University...
Dancers at African Salon Event
AFRICA SALON, a University-wide celebration of African arts and culture, was held on campus last weekend, bringing together artists, activists and scholars to discuss...
Yale Ph.D. student teaching class at Gateway
Yale University and Gateway Community College (GCC) have partnered on an exciting and unique project that benefits students in both institutions of higher learning. The...
Dr. Hawa Abdi
Yale will host Dr. Hawa Abdi for the annual Chubb Fellowship address on Tuesday, April 18, at 4:30pm. Dr. Abdi is one of Somalia’s first gynecologists and an...
Louisa Lombard
Beginning in 2012, fighting between various factions in the Central African Republic (CAR) caused widespread bloodshed and displaced hundreds of thousands in the Texas-sized...
Haley J. Swedlund,
Haley J. Swedlund, a visiting scholar in the Council on African Studies at the MacMillan Center at Yale and an Assistant Professor at the Centre for International Conflict...
Professor Lamin Sanneh and Pope Francis
Professor Lamin Sanneh, D. Willis James Professor of Missions and World Christianity and Director of the Project on Religious Freedom and Society in Africa at the MacMillan...