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"African Studies has a problematic origin"

African Studies is a field notoriously lacking in African scholars. Miriam Siun, research master student in this field, noticed this from the moment she started the programme. She decided to take matters into her own hands and hold a seminar reflecting on this issue.


Submit your thesis for the Africa Thesis Award and have a shot at €500

Are you a final-year student with a rating of at least an 8 for your completed Masters thesis? If you submit your thesis before the 10th of July, 24.00 you have a chance at winning the Africa Thesis Award and €500! The winning thesis will also be published in the African Studies Collection of the African Studies Centre.