“Africa and the Americas:
Cultural Representations and Social Movements”

Southeast Africanist Network (SEAN)
2008 Conference
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA | January 24-26, 2008

Conference Themes

The Southeast Africanist Network (SEAN), headquartered at University of Florida, invites proposals for papers or panels on the following themes and sub-themes:

Submission of Abstracts
Interested participants are requested to send an abstract of less than 250 words describing the focus of their papers or panel, the central argument and the methodology employed. If proposing a panel, please submit the title and abstract for each paper along with the names and institutional affiliation of panelists. Whether a paper or a panel, all proposals must have the following personal information: name, institutional affiliation, position or title, contact phone numbers and/or e-mail address.

Abstracts may be submitted electronically. Please save your document in Word or RTF format and send as an e-mail attachment. Because of “junk mail” feature on our e-mail service, please type "SEAN Conference 2008" on the subject line to ensure delivery. Abstracts may be sent to the conference contact by post or e-mail at the addresses below:


Ms. Vivian Bonilla
SEAN Conference Coordinator
Institute for Global Initiatives
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Road, #2301
Kennesaw, GA 30144



Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: December 1, 2007


Organized by:

Southeast Africanist Network, Center for African Studies, University of Florida


Hosted by:

Institute for Global Initiatives, Kennesaw State University

Center for African and African Diaspora Studies, Kennesaw State University

American Studies Program, Kennesaw State University



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Institute for Global Initiatives
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Road, #2301, Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591. Phone: 770.423.6336 | FAX: 770.499-3430