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Seminar Series

The CAS seminar series is open to the public, and all are welcome to attend.

Upcoming

Date / Time Details Where
18th Sep 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Social Media and Politics in Africa: Democracy, Censorship, and Security - book launch
Speaker: Maggie Dwyer # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Tom Molony # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: George Karekwaivanane # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Jean-Benoit Falisse # University of Edinburgh
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
25th Sep 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Mobility at the Margins: Experiments & Exploitation in Public Transport in Abidjan
Speaker: Jacob Doherty # University of Edinburgh
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
2nd Oct 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Gendering South Africa's Foreign Policy: Towards a Feminist Approach?
Speaker: Toni Hastruup # University of Stirling
Violet Laidlaw room, 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
9th Oct 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Chinese business and management in Africa: insights from Kenya, Zambia and South Africa
Speaker: Lisa Siebers # University of Stirling
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
16th Oct 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Mayke Kaag TBC
Speaker: Mayke Kaag # University of Leiden
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
23rd Oct 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: We didn't have salt, but we had papers: Village identity papers in Uganda
Speaker: Florence Brisset-Foucault # Lecturer in Political Science, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, IMAF (Institut des mondes africains), Junior fellow of the Institut universitaire de France
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
30th Oct 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Manthia Diawara TBC
Speaker: Manthia Diawara # TBC
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
6th Nov 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: A Game of Pain: Youth Marginalisation and the Gangs of Freetown
Speaker: Kieran Mitton # King's College London
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
13th Nov 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Ethiopian warrior insignia: evidence from a fourth century coin
Speaker: Tsehai Berhane-Selassie # TBC
Seminar rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
20th Nov 2019 16:00 (1 hour) Seminar: East and Central African activists and anticolonial cultures in a decolonising world, 1952-64: A book proposal in progress
Speaker: Ismay Milford # University of Edinburgh
Seminar rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
27th Nov 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Sagal M Ali TBC
Speaker: Sagal M. Ali # TBC
Seminar rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
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