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"Institutions of African Literature: Future, Present, Past"
Columbus Renaissance Downtown, Columbus, OH, May 15-18, 2019
"Environments of African Literature"
Marriott Wardman Park, Washington D.C., May 23-26, 2018
"Africa and the World: Literature, Politics, and Global Geographies"
Yale University, New Haven, CT, June 14-17, 2017
"Justice and Human Dignity in Africa and the African Diaspora"
Emory University and Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, GA, April 6-9, 2016
"African Futures and Beyond: Visions in Transition"
University of Bayreuth, June 3-6, 2015
"Texts, Modes and Repertoires of Living In and Beyond the Shadows of Apartheid"
University of the Witwatersrand, April 2014
"Literature, Liberation, and the Law"
College of Charleston, March 2013
"Human Rights, Literature, and the Visual Arts in Africa and the Diaspora"
SMU Dedman College, April 2012
"African Literature, Visual Arts & Film in Local and Transnational Spaces"
Ohio University, April 2011
"Eco-Imagination: African and Diasporan Literatures and Sustainability"
University of Arizona, March 2010
"African Blackness in World Literature and Visual Arts"
University of Vermont, Burlington,April 2009
"African and African Diaspora Women Writers, Global Challenges and Cultural Identity"
Western Illinois University, April 2008