From June 3rd – June 6th, 2015, the 41st Annual Conference of the African Literature Association (ALA) will take place at Bayreuth University/Germany. Scholars from all around the globe are invited to discuss latest developments in studies on African and African-diasporic literature and media, framed by the overarching topic “African Futures and Beyond. Visions in Transition”.
- VIP: Wole Soyinka
- Keynote speakers: Teju Cole, Bernardine Evaristo, Noah Sow, Françoise Vergès, Binyavanga Wainaina
- Caucus speakers: Fahamisha P. Brown, Papa Samba Diop, Anne Adams, Zézé Gamboa