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2015 / 2016

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30 Mar 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Natural resource management in the Congo
Speaker: Theodore Trefon # Royal Museum for Central Africa
Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre, George Square
23 Mar 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Relocating the Market
Speaker: Gunvor Jonsson # University of Oxford
Huge Robson Building Lecture theatre
9 Mar 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Democracy in Africa
Speaker: Dr Nicholas Cheesman # University of Oxford
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Ground floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
3 Mar 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Indian Development Cooperation with Africa and Asia under Modi
Speaker: Dr Emma Mawdsley # University of Cambridge
Old Library, Institute of Geography, Drummond Street
24 Feb 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Interrogating the 'New African Middle Class'
Speaker: Dr Jon Schubert # University of Leipzig
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Ground floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
10 Feb 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Screening: Life Is Waiting: Referendum and Resistance in Western Sahara
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Ground floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
3 Feb 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: The Politics of Evidence and Results in International Development
Speaker: Dr Catherine Shutt # Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
27 Jan 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: The Crisis of South African Foreign Policy and the ANC
Speaker: Dr Matthew Graham # University of Dundee; Introduced by: Dr Sara Rich Dorman # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
20 Jan 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Repatriation or Reinstitution of Refugeehood?
Speaker: Dr Patrycja Stys # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Dr Lucy Lowe # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
2 Dec 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Turbulence and Order in Economic Development: Political Settlement in Tanzania and Vietnam
Speaker: Hazel Gray # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
25 Nov 2015 5:15pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Rebel Armies, and Army Rebels in Africa's Weak States
Speaker: Zoe Marks # University of Edinburgh
Teviot Lecture Theatre, Doorway 5, Old Medical School
18 Nov 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Overcoming Boko Haram
Speaker: Abdul Raufu Mustapha # University of Oxford
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
11 Nov 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Thinking Freedom in Africa
Speaker: Michael Neocosmos # Rhodes University
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
4 Nov 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Rethinking sexual diversity from Africa: same-sex erotic experiences in opposite-sex oriented lives
Speaker: Rachel Spronk # African Studies Centre, Leiden
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building,15a George Square
28 Oct 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: The Forest of Palaver Trees: Multiple Accountabilities and Practical Norms in West African Forestry
Speaker: Giorgio Blundo # Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Marseille
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
21 Oct 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Critical States and Cocaine Connections: an ethnography of trans-national organised crime in Bissau
Speaker: Henrik Vigh # University of Copenhagen
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
14 Oct 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: South Africa's Political Crisis: Unfinished Liberation and Fractured Class Struggle
Speaker: Alexander Beresford # University of Leeds
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
7 Oct 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Loyalty and the unsettling legacies of liberation: The life of a treasonous man in Zimbabwe
Speaker: Jocelyn Alexander # University of Oxford
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
30 Sep 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Where next for political settlements theory and African development?
Speaker: David Booth # Overseas Development Institute
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
23 Sep 2015 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Political Thought and the Public Sphere in Tanzania: Freedom, Democracy and Citizenship in the Era of Decolonization
Speaker: Emma Hunter # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1&2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
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