Industry and Marketing Research. There is much to be learned from professional and trade associations.
The African Studies Association encourages the production and dissemination of historical and contemporary knowledge about Africa. The ASA is based in the United States and aims to cultivate a better understanding of the continent, taking a holistic approach to its areas of focus. This includes all facets of Africa’s political, economic, social, cultural, artistic, scientific, and environmental landscapes, to name a few. Our members include scholars, students, teachers, activists, development professionals, policymakers and donors.
African Studies Review, History in Africa, A Journal of Method
annual conference, panels, workshops, roundtables, combined book exhibits, vendors (exhibits)