"Mobility, Migration and Flows"
56th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association
November 21-24, 2013
Marriott Baltimore Waterfront Hotel
Jamie Monson, Professor of History, Macalester College
Dianna Shandy, Professor of Anthropology, Macalester College
LOCAL ARRANGEMENT CHAIRS:
Paul Landau, University of Maryland
Pier Larson, Johns Hopkins University
The ASA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of Africanist scholars in the world. With an attendance of almost 2,000 scholars and professionals, the conference offers more than 200 panels and roundtables, scholarly and professional plenary and institutional events, awards and prizes, as well as discussion groups, an international exhibit hall, and an on-demand film to appreciate the teaching, research, and professional results of Africanist scholars and that of their colleagues. The Annual Meeting is held in cooperation with major colleges, universities and museums in different regions of North America and attracts participants from North and South America, Africa, Asia and Europe.