• Afghanistan in Academia: Knowledge and Representation

Afghanistan in Academia: Knowledge and Representation

20 October 2018

Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, London, WC1H 0XG

The London School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) will host a one day workshop on 'Afghanistan and Academia: Knowledge and Representation'. In light of growing research on Afghanistan SOAS seeks to create a platform for prospective scholars to exchange ideas and perspectives that contribute towards the academic discourse on the country. A desired outcome of the workshop is a network of young scholars and professionals with ideas on how to foster dialogues and collaborations that will further ‘Afghanistan Studies’.

The workshops will cover a variety of topics including 'Societal Dynamics: Past and Present', 'Transnationalism, Agency and Identity', 'Historical Perspectives on Nation and Culture' and '18th to 20th Century Political Entities'. 

This event is free to register and for more information please click here