Welcome to NEWSA


The North Eastern Workshops on Southern Africa (NEWSA) are intimate and instensive gatherings held approximately once every eighteen months in Burlington, Vermont. Please click on the links at the top for more information about NEWSA, the organizing committee, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Next Workshop

The eleventh North Eastern Workshop on Southern Africa (NEWSA) will take place on October 17-19, 2014 at the Bishop Booth Center in Burlington, Vermont, USA.

See the Call for Papers for information about submitting an abstract. Abstracts are due March 31, 2014. Further information regarding travel, accommodations, and registration costs for the upcoming workshop and from previous years are available in the links on the left.


If you would like to receive direct notices about this and future NEWSA meetings, please send an e-mail to Tiffany Jones at tjones@csusb.edu, with "Subscribe NEWSA Listserv" in the subject line. Once you are subscribed, you will be able to both receive and send information out to the listserv. See FAQs for further information about the listserv and other means of contact.