Intersectional Challenges in Afroeuropean Communities

We are happy to announce the 8th biennial conference of the Afroeuropeans Network titled "Intersectional Challenges in Afroeuropean Communities"!

The Afroeuropeans Network conference will be held 7-10 July 2021 in Brussels, on the campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and is organised by an international team affiliated to different universities and in collaboration with academic and non-academic partners across Brussels and beyond. 

Keynote speakers: Philomena Essed - Cecile Kyenge - Kehinde Andrews

The call for panels is out now! All info can be found on our website

Presentations and interventions at the conference will be organized along the following streams:

1. Intersectionality as theory, practice and movement: re-centring Black feminist legacies
2. Religion and spirituality in Afro-Europe
3. Structural racism, racialization and exploitation
4. Policy, activism and political representation
5. Afroeuropean Arts: Aesthetics & Politics
6. Health and racial inequalities
7. Family, mixity and identity
8. Media, digital technology and connectivity
9. Decolonising knowledge, spaces and institutions: from activism to transformative change
10. Pan-Africanism, global justice and human rights in Europe


25 giugno 2020


01 settembre 2020