by Association of Concerned Africa Scholars
Washington, DC, United States
March 1980
3 pages
Type: Program
Coverage in Africa: Southern Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Program of ACAS 2nd Annual Meeting at Howard University March 28-30, 1980. Conference organizer: Dr. Robert J. Cummings. Panel 1: THE SITUATION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA: CURRENT EVENTS IN LIGHT OF THE PATTERS OF THE 1970s with Chair Willard Johnson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Randal Robinson and Herschelle Challenor, TransAfrica; and Edgar Lockwood, Washington Office on Africa (WOA). Panel 2: HOW WE ORGANIZED ON SOUTHERN AFRICAN ISSUES IN THE 1970s AND WHAT WENT WRONG with Chair James Turner, Cornell University and Dumisani Kumalo, American Committee on Africa (ACOA); Josh Nessen, ACOA; and John Harrington, Service Employees International Union (SEIU). Panel 3: PUBLIC OPINION AND THE MEDIA ON SOUTHERN AFRICA IN THE 1970S: WHO WE FAILED TO PERSUADE OF WHAT with Chair William Minter, Africa New; and Free-lance Journalists Karen Rothmyer and Charlie Cobb. Panel 4: WHAT’S IN PROSPECT FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA: AN ANALYSIS OF PROBABLE TRENDS IN THE 1980s with Chair Immanuel Wallerstein, SUNY-Binghamton; and Bernard Magubane, University of Connecticut, Storrs; and Nzongola-Ntalaja, Howard University. FILM: "Generations of Resistance." Panel 5: STRATEGIES FOR ACAS IN THE 1980s with Chair David Wiley, Michigan State University and Chris Root, WOA; James Turner, and Immanuel Wallerstein. ACAS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING and BUSINESS MEETING.
Used by permission of several co-chairs of the Association of Concerned Africa Scholars.
Collection: William Minter Southern Africa Papers