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Seminar Series

All events are take place in seminar rooms 1 and 2, Christal Macmillan Building, Wednesdays 4-5.30, unless otherwise specified.

Upcoming

Date / Time Details Where
19th Sep 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Dr Hazel Gray's Book Launch: Turbulence and Order in Economic Development: Institutions and Economic Transformation in Tanzania and Vietnam
Speaker: Dr Hazel Gray # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Dr Stefan Ouma # Goethe University Frankfurt; Speaker: Dr. Kate Meagher # LSE
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
26th Sep 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: 'A local border? Decentralising state territoriality in the South Sudan-Uganda borderlands, 1914-2014'
Speaker: Dr Cherry Leonardi # Durham University
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
3rd Oct 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Ethiopian political thought on global history and colonial modernity (1908-1949)
Speaker: Dr Sara Marzagora # SOAS University of London
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
8th Oct 2018 16:00 (2 hours) Roundtable: Humanitarian #MeToo: Expert Panel
Speaker: Imogen Wall # Fifty Shades of Aid; Speaker: Dr Glenda Cooper # City, University of London; Speaker: Brendan Paddy # Senior Consultant; Hosted by: Dr Kate Wright # University of Edinburgh
Adam House, 3 Chambers St
10th Oct 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Decolonizing Sudan: The Rise of Economic and Development Planning
Speaker: Alden Young # Drexel University
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD.
17th Oct 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Dr Kate Wright's Book Launch: Who's Reporting Africa Now?Non-Governmental Organizations, Journalists, and Multimedia
Speaker: Dr Kate Wright # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Niall Couper # Head of Media, PR and Supporter Communications, Amnesty UK
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
24th Oct 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Pride, patronage, or policies? How election campaigns increase ethnic identification in Africa
Speaker: Dr Elena Gadjanova # University of Oxford
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
31st Oct 2018 16:00 (3 hours) Screening: Celebrating Nelson Mandela’s Centenary: Mandela, A True Pan-Africanist - film screening and discussion
Speaker: Firdoze Bulbulia # Director
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
7th Nov 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Dr George Otieno Ogola Seminar
Speaker: Dr George Otieno Ogola # University of Central Lancashire
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
14th Nov 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Thomas Cantens Seminar
Speaker: Dr Thomas Cantens # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
21st Nov 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Exploring Attitudes towards HIV testing amongst wealthy men in Tanzania
Speaker: Dr Kevin Deane # Queen Mary University of London
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
28th Nov 2018 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: New patterns in capital flight from South Africa
Speaker: Dr Susan Newman # UWE Bristol
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
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