African Studies Association 62nd Annual Meeting


Thursday, November 21, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, November 23, 2019 (All day)


Boston Marriott Copley Place

The ASA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of Africanist scholars in the world. With an attendance of about 2,000 scholars and professionals, the conference offers the following:
• More than 300 panels and roundtables
• Plenary events featuring keynote speakers
• An awards ceremony and dance party
• Institutional and organizational receptions and meetings
• An international exhibit hall
• Screenings of award-winning movies from Africa, and/or by African producers

The theme of the 2019 Annual Meeting is “Being, Belonging and Becoming in Africa.”

ORGANIZER: African Studies Association