Centre of African Studies

Scope and Content

Records of the Centre of African Studies (CAS), consisting of files on conferences, symposiums, workshops, seminars and other events organised by Centre on its own or on conjunction with other organisations.

Administrative / Biographical History

The University of London's Centre of African Studies was founded in 1965 at SOAS. From 1991 it assumed responsibility for co-ordinating, stimulating and promoting interdisciplinary study, research and discussion on Africa within the University of London, and promoting a wider awareness of African issues.

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