Center of History and Cultural Anthropology
Institute for African Studies of The Russian Academy of Sciences
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Round table "New trends in the study of the history and anthropology of Africa"

INFORMATION LETTER
Center for History and Cultural Anthropology. The Institute of African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences in October 2019 in the conference hall of the Institute of African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences conducts

The Round table on the topic:

"New trends in the study of the history and anthropology of Africa"

The round table is devoted to the study of cultural and historical aspects of the development of African countries and peoples from the viewpoint of modern scientific knowledge. It involves an interdisciplinary approach and should bring together specialists in the field of history, anthropology, political science, sociology, and cultural science.

It is supposed to consider such problems as the history and modern development of certain groups of African society, African diasporas outside the African continent (USA, India, New World countries), groups and practices of mutual assistance and self-organization in African countries, Russia / USSR relations with North African countries in the XVIII - XX centuries., the socio-political development of Southern Africa, the development of mass media in Africa, Africa and globalization. The scope of the problem can be expanded.
In the application form indicate: name, place of work, position, academic degree and title, contact details, content of the report (no more than 300 words).

Roundtable Coordinators:
Gribanova Valentina Valerievna - vgribanova@mail.ru
Hocholkova Nadezhda Evgenevna - khokholkova@gmail.com