RAS Events

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Date & Time: Tuesday 24 April 2018, 19:15 – 20:45, followed by a reception Venue: Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, Russell Square,... more
Fri, 29/06/2018 - 6:00pm to Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:00pm
  Africa Writes 2018 Date: Friday 29 June – Sunday 1 July 2018 Venue: British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB... more

African Arguments

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 - 11:59am
Cambridge Analytica, Jacob Zuma, the arms trade,... more
Monday, 19 March 2018 - 12:58pm
Under Kale Kayihura’s 13-year tenure, the... more

RAS News

Monday, 9 April 2018
Are you passionate about African film?  We are currently looking for an experienced Festival Producer to deliver this year's Film Africa... more

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Director's Blog

Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Written by Nicholas Westcott
So, where is Africa going in 2018?    The Royal African Society began its year, as always, with a look at the Prospects and Forecasts for the year ahead.  The panel (hosted by the University of London's Centre for African Studies at SOAS) brought together voices from... more