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Eye on Africa

Eye on Africa is a weekly seminar series that provides scholars, policy-makers, applied practitioners, students, and the interested public with cutting-edge and highly-contextualized knowledge about the African continent.

Spring 2019 Schedule (PDF)
Thursdays, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.*

Seminars are also live-streamed at

Recent Seminars can be watched at

*(Please confirm as individual dates and times may change)
International Center, Room 201

Emerging and established scholars share the results of their recent research, with time for audience questions and comments. The series draws on a diverse group of presenters to create an inclusive, holistic view of African history, social movements, the economy, and politics.

Upcoming Speaker(s)

March 21

Assan Sarr

"The Muslim Cleric of Madina Cherno"

March 28

Africa Week Student Research Showcase featuring Angela Manjichi and Idris Abubakar


Past Episodes

View all of the Eye on Africa past episodes and past speakers.