Events


JAN
28
Date:
Thursday, 28 Jan 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Johanne Pelletier from TNC-Atkinson Center for Sustainability will be joining us to talk about "The Contribution of Forests and the Challenges to Address Deforestation: Evidence for Zambia."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
FEB
4
Date:
Thursday, 04 Feb 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Ursula M. Read from King's College London and Dr. Lily Kpobi from University of Ghana will be joining us to talk about "The Interdependence of Human Rights in Mental Health in Ghana: Why Breaking the Chains Is Not Enough."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
Date:
Thursday, 04 Feb 2021
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Join us for "Youth and political engagement in Africa." Tea Time is an opportunity to learn and share about first-hand experiences on the African Continent.
 
The conversation is free and open to everyone! Tea Time will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded. 
 
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FEB
11
Date:
Thursday, 11 Feb 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Muna Ndulo from Cornell Law School will be joining us to talk about "Constitution Making in Africa, Inclusiveness, Accountability, and Development."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
FEB
18
Date:
Thursday, 18 Feb 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Tamsin Bradley from University of Portsmouth will be joining us to talk about "Art Heritage and Resilience in South Sudan: A Gendered View."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
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Date:
Thursday, 18 Feb 2021
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Join us for "A look into Health-Related Conditions in Africa: Associated Challenges and Interventions." Tea Time is an opportunity to learn and share about first-hand experiences on the African Continent.
 
The conversation is free and open to everyone! Tea Time will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded. 
 
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FEB
25
Date:
Thursday, 25 Feb 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Jacqueline-Bethel Tchouta Mougoué from The University of Wisconsin-Madison will be joining us to talk about "'When Women Wear Slacks': Gender and Embodied Nationalism in Africa."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
MAR
4
Date:
Thursday, 04 Mar 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Horman Chitonge from University of Cape Town will be joining us to talk about "Transforming the Colonial Economy in Africa: A Vital but Incomplete Project."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.
 
Date:
Thursday, 04 Mar 2021
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Join us for "China in Africa: Is the relationship working?" Tea Time is an opportunity to learn and share about first-hand experiences on the African Continent.
 
The conversation is free and open to everyone! Tea Time will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded. 
 
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MAR
11
Date:
Thursday, 11 Mar 2021
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Department:
African Studies Center
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Dr. Cati Coe from Rutgers University will be joining us to talk about "Social Class in Transnational Perspective: Emotional Responses to the Status Paradox among Ghanaian Migrants."
 
Eye on Africa will be held virtually via Zoom, and the seminar will be recorded.