ACKU Afghanistan Studies Conference

Date: August 17th and 18th, 2019

Submission Deadline: June 24th, 2019

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Session 2: “Afghanistan Studies: Independence, More Independence, and Beyond Independence”

Venue: Afghanistan Centre at Kabul University

Program Abstract:

The Afghanistan Center at Kabul University (ACKU) and the American Institute of Afghanistan Studies (AIAS) invite scholars and senior graduate students working on research themes on Afghanistan, both in humanities and social sciences, to present their works at an interdisciplinary conference, ‘Afghanistan Studies: Independence, More Independence, and Beyond Independence,’ which will take place on the campus of Kabul University, on August 17-18, 2019. More Info
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Session I: Afghanistan Inside Out: History, Culture and Politics in Afghanistan Studies


Date: August 12 2018

Venue: Afghanistan Centre at Kabul University

Program Abstract:

In addition to studies carried out by orientalists in the nineteenth century, scholars have studied Afghanistan from different disciplinary perspectives in the twentieth century. As a matter of fact, it was during this later century when certain local and global institutions, individuals, and social and scholarly processes, such as Anjuman-e Adabi Kabul, Pashto Tolana, Anjuman-e Tarikh, DAFA, and others inside and outside Afghanistan, built the foundations of studies of Afghanistan. More Info
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