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Annual Africa Conferences

Each year the department hosts academics, independent scholars, policymakers, and graduate students in a one-day international conference on various themes on African and Diasporan African history and related subjects. Interested individuals are encouraged to submit abstracts relevant to the theme of the current conference.

Conveners
Dr. Adebayo Oyebade
Professor of History
aoyebade@tnstate.edu

Dr. Gashawbeza Bekele
Assistant Professor of Geography
gbekele@tnstate.edu

Conference Venue
Tennessee State University, Avon Williams Campus
330 Tenth Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Current Conference
"Human and Civil Rights in Africa and the African Diaspora"
April 10, 2015
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Previous Conferences
1. "U.S. Foreign Policy in the 21st Century"
April 13, 2012
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2. "The New African Diaspora in the United States: Immigration, Transnational Identities, and Immigration"
September 13, 2013
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Registration for Current Conference
Registration and Payment Instructions (please read carefully):

There are two registration forms. One registration form is for the general public. The other registration form is for TSU Faculty, Staff and Students. Each group can choose to register: (1) by using the online registration form or (2) by completing a paper registration form.

You can also pay your registration fees online by choosing Option 5 on this page. You must complete a registration form and pay in order to receive a receipt. Please allow ten (10) business days to receive a receipt.

General Public Registration Options:
Option 1 and Option 2 are for individuals who are not faculty, staff, or a student at TSU.

Registration Options for TSU Faculty, Staff, and Students:
Option 3
and Option 4 are for TSU Faculty, Staff, and Students.

Online Payment Option:
Option 5
(online payment) is available for everyone to pay their Conference Registration fees.
If you wish to pay your Registration Fees online, you must select Option 5 and pay after you register.

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Please choose the registration option that best suits your needs.

Option 1: If you are a member of the general public and would like to register online, please click on this link:  https://tnstateu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0Jmn4hPFsdBMiq1

Option 2: If you are a member of the general public and would like to complete a paper registration form, please click here to open the PDF file.

Option 3: If you are Faculty, Staff, or a Student at TSU and wish to register online, please click this link:  https://tnstateu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cZMuh1BQWjU6HK5

Option 4: If you are Faculty, Staff, or a Student at TSU and would like to complete a paper registration form, please click here to open the PDF file.

Option 5:   Online Payment option for Conference Fees (open to everyone). A list of Conference Rates can be found on the PDF Registration forms.

Please click on the following link to access the Online Payment Option: https://epay.tnstate.edu/C20204_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=7&SINGLESTORE=true
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