Events

Fall 2022

Robyn d'Avignon Head Shot.

A Ritual Geology: Gold and Subterranean Knowledge in Savanna West Africa
Robyn d’Avignon (New York University) Book Launch
2 p.m. - Wednesday, September 21, 2022
140W Gabelli Conference 460
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Alessandro Iandolo Portrait Image.

Arrested Development: The Soviet Union in Ghana, Guinea, and Mali, 1955-1968
Alessandro Iandolo (University College London) Book Launch
1 p.m. - Wednesday, October 5, 2022
140W Gabelli Conference 461
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Caitlin Beach Portrait Image.

Sculpture at the Ends of Slavery
Caitlin Meehye Beach (Art History, Fordham University) Book Launch
2:30 p.m. - Thursday, November 3, 2022
140W Gabelli Conference 462
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Spring 2023

Oumar Ba Portrait Image.

Towards a Decolonial U-Turn: Lamine Senghor, The League Against Imperialism, and Anti-Colonialism in Interwar Europe
Oumar Ba (Government, Cornell University)
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Location & Time TBD
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Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi Head Shot.

Land, Emergency, and Sedentarization in East Africa
Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi (Architecture, Barnard / Columbia University)
April 5, 2023
Location & Time TBD
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Talk Title: TBD
Brooke Bocast (Anthropology and African Studies, Montana State University)
April 20, 2023
Location & Time TBD
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