RAS News

The RAS News blog features news on our latest activities and selected content from African Arguments Online

Thursday, 2 May 2013
Written by Fadil Elobeid
The Royal African Society’s Annual Literature Festival is looking for volunteers! WHEN: Friday 5th – Sunday 7th July 2013, WHERE: The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London THE RAS IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS WITH A PASSION FOR AFRICAN LITERATURE TO HELP RUN AFRICA WRITES, WHICH RETURNS FOR ITS SECOND YEAR RUNNING. Africa Writes is an annual festival organised by the RAS, which... more
Wednesday, 1 May 2013
Written by Dele Meiji Fatunla
  Dear twitter followers and digital movers and shakers, We are very excited about the return of our festival, Africa Writes - the biggest and boldest celebration of African literature in London - and we’d love you to help us make our voice louder and spread the word about the festival to as many people as possible. We are running a competition with some great prizes for our... more
Poster about an event at which RAS Director Richard Dowden will speak. Event Name is:  “African Tigers: Prospects for Growth amongst the Bottom Billion
Monday, 15 April 2013
Written by DMF - Website Editor
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Africa Day 2013 at the London Business School
Monday, 15 April 2013
Written by DMF - Website Editor
Victoria Crawford, Africa All Party Parliamentary Group Research Co-ordinator
Monday, 8 April 2013
Written by Interview By Dele Meiji Fatunla
  The Africa All Party Parliamentary Group, supported administratively by the Royal African Society, has the aim of promoting and raising Africa’s profile in the UK Parliament, through research and advocacy; chaired by Hugh Bailey MP for York Central. The APPG  is now seven years old, and has an established presence in the UK's Parliament on African issues. We caught up with... more