Teachers’ Workshop African Studies Association
Saturday December 3, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008
Phone: (202) 328-2000
Pre-Registration: Open until Friday, November 25 Cost: $25.00
8:30am – 9:00am Workshop Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 9:15am Welcome Dr. Dorothy Hodgson, President of ASA
9:15am – 10:15am Session 1 – Introducing Africa & Dispelling stereotypes with Video Clips
Lecture: Breeanna Elliott, PhD Student, Boston University
Lesson: Hassan Adeeb, M.A.
10:15am – 11:15am Session 2 – Women in Africa
Lecture: Dr. Sussie Okoro
Lesson: Colonized Women Talk Back, Vanessa Oyugi, PhD Student, Howard University
11:15am – 11:30 am Break
11:30am – 12:30 am Session 3 – Global Timbuktu
Lecture: Dr. Carolyn Brown, Rutgers University Dr. Renée Larrier, Rutgers University and Guy Weston, M.A.
Lesson: Discover Islam in Early America, Brenda Randolph, M.A. M.L.S.
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm Workshop Conclusion, Evaluations, Door Prizes, Gift Book Distribution
Participants are free to attend ASA Book Exhibit & Panels
Title VI African National Resource Centers FY 2014-2017
These universities have professional staff who assist schools
Boston University. African Studies Center
Harvard University. Committee on African Studies
Howard University. Department of African Studies
Michigan State University.African Studies Center
University of Florida. Center for African Studies
University of Illinois, Champaign. Center for African Studies
University of Minnesota. African American and African Studies
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. African Studies
Center University of Wisconsin-Madison. African Studies Program
Yale University. Council on African Studies