Portuguese Universidade Nova de Lisboa to host 'Africa and the First World War' conference

Posted on centenarynews.com on 02 May 2013
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The Portuguese Instituto de História Contemporânea, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, is to host a conference exploring the role Africa played in the First World War and how this influenced its standing in imperial and global politics.

The conference will be the first meeting of the recently established International Network for the Study of the Great War in Africa and includes papers delivered by invited speakers and presentations submitted through a call for papers.

The conference will take place on 11th-12th July 2013.

To find out more about the conference, visit the Instituto de História Contemporânea website here.

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News