The Mendi Centenary Conference: WW1 studies and Africa; Oceanic studies and Africa
28th to 30th March 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
Contact person: Lucy Graham
This conference, hosted by the Centre for African Studies at the University of Cape Town, commemorates the sinking of the SS Mendi that occurred during the First World War, on 21 February 1917.
Deadline for abstracts/proposals: 30th November 2016
Check the event website for more details.