SOAS University of London

Centre of African Studies

Baraza Swahili Conference at SOAS


Date: 29 October 2016Time: 9:30 AM

Finishes: 29 October 2016Time: 5:00 PM

Venue: Senate House Room: SALT - Alumni Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Conference

A one-day conference to discuss the language, literature, translation, culture and philosophy of the Swahili speaking peoples of East Africa. The chief objective of this annual conference is to foster academic interaction among students, academics and scholars of Swahili, to share news and ideas about new or emerging research and publications.

Free registration will take place on the day of the conference, but a preliminary programme will made available before the conference. 
Tea and coffee will be provided.

This conference is organised by the Department of the Languages and Cultures of Africa in collaboration with the Centre of African Studies, SOAS, University of London.

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