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Dec 31, 2020

Call for papers: South African Association of Political Studies (SAAPS) 15th Biennial Conference

Conference Theme: Rethinking Politics in a Time Of Crisis

Oct 09, 2020

SAAPS Public Webinar: Teaching and Learning During A Time Of Crisis

Tuesday 13 October, 15:30 - 17:00

May 05, 2020

Postponement of 2020 SAAPS Biennial Conference

It is with regret that we announce the postponement of the 2020 SAAPS Biennial Conference which was due to be held at Rhodes University in August 2020.

Mar 02, 2020

Position available - Assistant Editor, Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies

The South African Association of Political Studies hereby invites applicants for the position of Assistant Editor of Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies.

New Editor of Politikon, SAAPS' official journal
Nov 14, 2019

New Editor of Politikon, SAAPS' official journal

Prof Christopher Isike has been appointed as the new Editor of Politikon (South African Journal of Political Studies). He succeeds Prof Joleen Steyn Kotze of the Human Sciences Research Council.

Call for papers: South African Association of Political Studies (SAAPS) 15th Biennial Conference 2020
Oct 10, 2019

Call for papers: South African Association of Political Studies (SAAPS) 15th Biennial Conference 2020

Beyond Capture and Fracture: The future of The State, Democracy and The International Order

Oct 03, 2019

SAAPS Regional Colloquium - Reflecting On South African Youth: 25 Years Into Democracy - 5 October 2019

University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg Campus, Commerce Building, Golf Road, KZN

Oct 03, 2019

SAAPS 2019 Regional Colloquia - Gauteng Colloquium Call For Papers

The Department of Political Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand will be hosting the SAAPS 2019 Gauteng Region Colloquium. The theme of the colloquium is Reimagining Decolonisation in the Post-Decolonial Moment.

Aug 21, 2019

Programme: SAAPS Regional Colloquium 2019

Topographies of Discontent: Exploring ethical praxes in 21st century South Africa | North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus - 22 August 2019

Aug 20, 2019

Call for Abstracts: Western Cape Regional Colloquium 2019

Theme: 'WTH is going on? The futures of politics: city, country and globe' | Venue: University of the Western Cape - 18th October 2019

Aug 20, 2019

Call For Abstracts: SAAPS Eastern Cape-KZN Regional Colloquium

Theme: 'Reflecting on South African Youth: 25 Years into Democracy' | Venue: UKZN, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal - October 5, 2019

Jul 23, 2019

2020 National Conference

Our 2020 national conference will be hosted by our counterparts at Rhodes University, Makanda (previously Grahamstown), South Africa.

May 22, 2019

26th World Congress of Political Science - Call for Proposals 2019

New Nationalisms in an Open World

Sep 13, 2018

Second Recruitment Call: Book Reviews Editor for Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies for 2019 - 2023

The South African Association of Political Studies hereby invites applicants for the position of Book Reviews Editor of Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies.

May 03, 2018

175 abstracts received for the SAAPS 2018 conference!

175 abstracts have been received for the 14th biennial conference on 'Change and Continuity' to be held at the University of Pretoria from 1-3 October.

Feb 01, 2018

Call for papers and panels: Change and Continuity: Politics, Socio-economic development and International relations in Africa and the world

South African Association of Political Studies (SAAPS) 14th Biennial Conference 2018 | University of Pretoria, Hatfield Campus, Pretoria, South Africa | 1 - 3 October 2018

Aug 04, 2017

SAAPS Western Cape Regional Colloquium 2017 - Call for panels and papers

Deadline for submissions (papers and panels): 1 October 2017