Our new series of webinars and talks on the theme of “Knowing Africa” start this Fall term. The series will cover a wide range of issues from African theorists, decolonial epistemologies, feminist era in Africa and more.

Some of the speakers lined up for Fall 2020 series are;

Sabelo Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Professor and Chair of Epistemologies of the Global South with Emphasis on Africa at the University of Bayreuth in Germany
Topic: The Politics of Knowledge and the imperative of decolonization in Africa
Date: September 23, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (EDT)
Zoom Webinar Link

Sylvia Tamale Professor, Faculty of Law, Makerere University Uganda
Topic: Decolonisation and Afro-Feminism
September 30, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (EDT)
Zoom Webinar Link

Simi Dosekun Assistant Professor, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE
Topic: Fashioning Postfeminism: Spectacular Femininity and Transnational Culture
Date: October 14, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (EDT)
Zoom Webinar Link

Kamari Clarke Professor, Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies and the Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto
Topic: Affective Justice: The International Criminal Court and the Pan-Africanist Pushback
November 4, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (EDT)
Zoom Webinar Link

Jacqueline-Bethel Mougoué Assistant Professor, African Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Topic: Gender, Separatist Politics, and Embodied Nationalism in Cameroon
November 18, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (EDT)
Zoom Webinar Link

Join us for the exciting series ahead by registering to be a part of these series.

Registration form below.

Registration: Knowing Africa Seminar Series

Complete the form below to obtain the event link. You will be notified of future events in the Series.
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