Events in African Studies and Anthropology

The Department of African Studies and Anthropology has an extensive programme of events throughout the year including regular seminars and talks, visiting writers and the annual Cadbury Conference.

Political crisis, legitimacy, and "culture" in Mali

Political crisis, legitimacy, and "culture" in Mali

Date
10/02/2016
Description
Africa Talks Seminar given by Dorothea Schulz (University of Cologne).
Radicalization and counter-radicalization of Muslims in Northern Nigeria

Radicalization and counter-radicalization of Muslims in Northern Nigeria

Date
24/02/2016
Description
Africa Talks Seminar given by Raufu Mustapha (University of Oxford).
A change of heart:  genres of social transformation and religious conversion in South Africa

A change of heart: genres of social transformation and religious conversion in South Africa

Date
02/03/2016
Description
Africa Talks Seminar give by Carli Coetzee (Journal of African Cultural Studies and University of Witwatersrand).
´╗┐African travel writing encounters workshop: three African and diaspora travel writers in conversation

´╗┐African travel writing encounters workshop: three African and diaspora travel writers in conversation

Date
09/03/2016
Description
African studies workshop with Pelu Awofeso, Lola Akinmade and Humphrey Nkonde.
Politics of religious registration in Africa

Politics of religious registration in Africa

Date
16/03/2016
Description
Africa Talks Seminar given by Rosalind I. J. Hackett University of Tennessee).
Writing about the "Other" in Africa: reflections from the 16th century

Writing about the "Other" in Africa: reflections from the 16th century

Date
23/03/2016
Description
Africa Talks Seminar John Chesworth (University of Birmingham).
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