William & Mary will host the 10th Biennial Conference of the Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) Nov. 5-9, 2019, in the Williamsburg Lodge. Featuring the world’s leading scholars of the African Diaspora, the conference will bring together a range of activists and artists and host community events, including an African Diaspora food festival.
For CONFERENCE REGISTRATION please use the following link:Conference Registration
Registration is completed through the ASWAD Membership system operated through Memberclicks. Non-Members can register for the conference but will be asked to create a profile in the membership system. All conference attendees are strongly encouraged to become ASWAD members.
ASWAD is proud to co-sponsor our Tenth Biennial Conference with the following partners:
Note: Norfolk International Airport is about one hour away from the hotel/conference site but there will not be shuttle service to and from that airport. (One prohibitive factor: massive traffic congestion, particularly during rush hour)
There are four available hotels at or within walking distance of the hotel/conference site, the Williamsburg Lodge
Phone number and Website for all four hotels: (855) 231-7240(855) 231-7240