ATWS 2009: 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF THIRD WORLD STUDIES

Elmina, Cape Coast
Saturday, November 21, 2009
ATWS 2009: 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF THIRD WORLD STUDIES
Saturday, November 21, 2009 6:00 PM -
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 1:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Elmina Beach Resort
P.O. BOX EL 100
Elmina, Cape Coast
GHANA

CELEBRATING CHANGE, DEFINING THE FUTURE
Social Justice, Democracy and Cultural Renewal
NOVEMBER 21-24, 2009

We are pleased to invite proposals for presentations that examine accomplishments and challenges in the drive for social justice, peace, rights and development and reconstruct local and global agendas from the perspective of the Third World and its Diasporas.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS EXTENDED TO AUGUST 31, 2009
    REGISTER ONLINE AND SEND ABSTRACTS TO  Mfenyo@bowiestate.edu

Papers and Panels from all academic disciplines that deal with the study of Africa, Asia (except Japan), Latin America/Caribbean, the Middle East and their Diasporas are welcome.

Ghana Celebrates Political Future
Ghana Celebrates the Future

REGISTRATION: For easy online Registration, simply click on the Blue "Register Now"  Button in the top right column.

Our online registration process will take only a few minutes of your time. You can later return to your registration, renew membership, change/update your information and print invoices.

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Lodging Venue

Elmina Beach Resort offers the largest conference facilities in Ghana outside of Accra, with an elegant lower lobby, five conference and banqueting rooms and beautiful accommodations

    Please follow the Website Lodging Tab for more information on registering at the Special All Inclusive Conference Rate or go to the Hotel URL below:

    Elimina Beach Resort

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    Contact Information

    • Program/Location information
      Prof. Akwasi B. Assensoh
      Chairperson, Location Committee
      Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies
      Indiana University, Bloomington
      Email:
      assenso@indiana.edu

      Peyi Soyinka-Airewele,
      ATWS President and Conference
      Co-Chairperson
      Dept of Politics, Ithaca College
      pairewele@ithaca.edu

      Prof Mario Fenyo, Program Chairperson,
      Department of History and Government
      Bowie State University,
      14000 Jericho Park Rd,
      Bowie, MD 20715

      Tel: 301 860 3607

      Conference Secretary:
      Ms Sylvia Kwakye
      Email: atws2009@gmail.com

       

      Conference Organizing Committee
      Dr A.B Assensoh, Indiana University (Chairperson)
      Dr Soyinka-Airewele, Ithaca College
      (Co-Chairperson)
      Dr Nurudeen Akinyemi, Kennesaw State
      Dr Kwadwo Opoku-Agyemang, University of Cape Coast, Ghana
      Dr Kelechi Kalu, Ohio State
      Dr Doyin Coker-Kolo, Millersville

      Hotel Reservations, Local Travel Tours: Contact
      Sabonay Technologies,Ghana at:
       
      stephenagyepong@gmail.com

      Website Feedback
      Dr Peyi Soyinka-Airewele




    Payment Instructions

    •  Early Bird Registration: Deadline August 31, 2009 (USD $)
       ATWS Member  105.00
       Non-ATWS Members  125.00
       Students            50.00
       Third World Residents
       50.00
        Late Registration Starts: September 1, 2009
      (USD $)
       ATWS Members
       125.00
       Non ATWS members 145.00
       Students
      50.00
       Third World Residents  50.00
      Banquet
      The Banquet is free to Registrants  
      Additional Guests: Extra Tickets for the Banquet and Awards Ceremony may be purchased for /by guests
       20.00
                   Payments
      Payments can be made online or mailed by check to:
       
      Doyin Coker-Kolo, Ph.D.
      ATWS Treasurer,
      School of Education,
      Millersville University of Pennsylvania
      P.O. Box 1002, Millersville, PA 17551
       
      Tel: 717-872-3816
      Fax: 717-872-3856
      Email: doyinck@gmail.com
       


              
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