International Conference at the Department of African Studies, University of Vienna Thursday to Friday, 16th to 17th May 2019

Organiser: Arno Sonderegger

The conference welcomes contributions to the long history of Pan-African intellectual activism in the 20th and 21st century. In particular, papers that approach this topic through (auto-) biography and close readings of Pan-African traditions and narratives are called for.

Contributors shall hand in a significant abstract (300 to 400 words) and a short CV (not exceeding 1 page) by Sunday, 6th January 2019.

Please save ABSTRACT and CV in one single WORD file and ATTACH it to your mail. Please name the subject heading “Pan-African Intellectual Activism” and send it to

For detailed information see link .