Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Africa Colloquium in the summer term 2022

Programme of the Africa Colloquium in the summer semester 2022, Wednesdays, 16:15-17:45, Room 410


A lecture event of the four professorships of the Africa Seminar. Organiser this semester: Prof. Dr. Tom Güldemann


04.05. Africa seminar lecturers + students, visit to the exhibitions of the Humboldt Forum

18.05. Discussion on the exhibitions at the Humboldt Forum

01.06. Miles Larmer: "Work in the Copperbelt"

15.06. 3 seminar projects:

a) Linda Gerlach (BMBF postdoc project on Botswana)

b) Muhammad Yakasai (PhD project): Elite formation and the trajectory of the agitation for Sharia revival in Kano: 1945-2011

c) Dirk Hoffman (PhD project): History of the Afrikaner community in Zimbabwe from a 'Critical Whiteness' perspective

29.06. Holger Stoecker/Gilbert Dotsé Yigbe: Westermann and African Studies in Berlin (lecture will be given in German)

13.07. Adams Bodomo: The Belt and Road initiative in Africa - China-Europe relations


All interested parties are cordially invited!