News from African Studies and Anthropology

Confessions of a Courtesan: print culture in colonial Lagos

Confessions of a Courtesan: print culture in colonial Lagos

Description
Professor Karin Barber delivers a lecture in the BRIHC Spring Series (video recording).
Date:
23/03/2017
UG dissertation poster conference

UG dissertation poster conference

Description
This semester, students and staff from across History and Cultures came together to celebrate the dissertation research being undertaken by our undergraduates.
Date:
09/03/2017
Postgraduate Coffee Morning – JHAC

Postgraduate Coffee Morning – JHAC

Description
The BRIHC Scholars are holding a coffee morning on Wednesday 8th March, in collaboration with the Journal of History and Cultures (JHAC).
Date:
03/03/2017
"What are you reading?": World Book Day 2017 in the College of Arts and Law

"What are you reading?": World Book Day 2017 in the College of Arts and Law

Description
To celebrate World Book Day, BRIHC scholars took a trip round the College of Arts and Law to find out what people are reading.
Date:
02/03/2017
Call for papers: Postcolonialism in interdisciplinary perspective

Call for papers: Postcolonialism in interdisciplinary perspective

Description
The 'Postcolonialism in Interdisciplinary Perspective' conference will create a platform for postgraduate students to discuss emerging concerns within Postcolonial Studies across a range of geographic and disciplinary boundaries.
Date:
16/02/2017
New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017

New scholarships for campus based postgraduate research and taught programmes starting in September 2017

Description
We are pleased to announce another round of fully funded BRIHC scholarships, for successful applicants to join our vibrant research community in September 2017.
Date:
13/02/2017
What lessons on fascism can we learn from Africa's colonial past?

What lessons on fascism can we learn from Africa's colonial past?

Description
New blog post by Leslie James.
Date:
27/01/2017
Lekan Babalola launches Africa Arts Live

Lekan Babalola launches Africa Arts Live

Description
Grammy-award winning percussionist Lekan Babalola came to the Danford Room to discuss drumming, jazz fusion and Yoruba culture.
Date:
25/01/2017
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