The RAS News blog features news on our latest activities and selected content from African Arguments Online.
Monday, 16 December 2013
As an individual member of the RAS, you join a network of people committed to Africa's advancement. Individual membership benefits include Travel discounts at the Africa Travel Centre Discounted subscription to Africa Confidential Discounted subscriptions to the Africa Journal Free access to SOAS Library, the world... more
Friday, 22 November 2013
African Arguments Editor, Magnus Taylor will be speaking at an event with The African Affairs Network at University of Sheffield on Tuesday 26th November, alongside Dr Jonathan Hill (Defence Studies Department, King's College London). The topic is: The Rise of Islamist Militant Groups in Africa. The African Affairs Network was set up by University of Sheffield undergraduates to provide an... more
Friday, 15 November 2013
The Royal African Society is proud to be partnering with TEDxEuston for the 4th straight year. TEDxEuston, an event that aims to reflect the ideas and inspired thinking of a new generation of African leaders, is licensed by TED and organised annually in London by a team of African professionals. In the same spirit as its “mother” event; TED , it invites speakers and performers... more
Monday, 4 November 2013
The 8th Alistair Berkley Memorial Lecture entitled "Africa: Just rewards or just resilient" will be given by RAS Director, Richard Dowden on Thursday the 14th November 2013 at 6pm in the Umney Theatre, Robinson College, Cambridge. All attendees welcome. Alistair Berkley read Law at Robinson College from 1984 to 1986 and lost his life in the Lockerbie... more
Monday, 21 October 2013
Film Africa 2013 Trailer from Film Africa on Vimeo.