Past events

2011

6 June - Reception of postcolonial studies in France, Nicolas Bancel (mp3 recording)

1 June - Can Africa be disconnected from the West?, Jean-Loup Amsell (mp3 recording)

17 May - Sons of the Desert, Moussa Ag Assarid

11 May - Writing Imperial history in contemporary contexts, John M Mackenzie

15 March - Beyond Fashoda?, Tony Chafer

2 March - North Africa and Sahel at the Crossroads, Jeremy Keenan and Michael Willis

1 March - Femi Oyebode and Tolu Ogunlessi

14 February - People of the Veil, Berny Sèbe (video with slides)

9 February - An Empire of Knowledge? - Barbara Bush

2 February - Congolese history between the local and the global network

26 January - 'Celebrating' British and French Imperialism, Berny Sèbe

25 January - Chuma Nwokolo

2010

14 December - John Haynes poetry reading

14 December - Imperial Infrastructure East of Suez, 1815-1869, James Fichter

2-3 December - Trans-national negotiations: Cuba and Galicia

23 November - Caribbean British poets Maggie Harris and Ian Dieffenthaller

23 November - Nomos, Identity and Otherness, Charles Burdett

17 November - Writing in the Dominican Republic

27 October - 'The British Empire', William Beinart and Katie McKeown

20 September - 30 November - Stewart Brown exhibition 'Babel'

19 October - Greater France seminar series, Charles Forsdick (mp3 recording)

19 October - Guyanese artist and poet Stanley Greaves

13 October - 'The British Empire', Ali Parchami

12 October - Bertrand Taithe, Greater France (mp3 recording)

30 September - Maryse Condé’s visit to Birmingham

10 May - Postcolonial Birmingham: the way forward