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Welcome to the 2012 Africa Conference at the University of Texas at Austin

This year’s theme is Poverty and Empowerment in Africa,, and it is our 12th annual African conference at the University of Texas at Austin.


Toyin Falola
Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Letters
The Frances Higginbotham Nalle Centennial Professor
University Distinguished Teaching Professor


Africa Conference 2012: Poverty and Empowerment in Africa

Convened by Dr. Toyin Falola and Coordinated by Sylvester Gundona and Tosin Funmi Abiodun for the Center for African and African American Studies

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