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

DIGITAL AFRICA COLLOQUIUM in winter term 2020/21

Program of the Africa Colloquium in winter term 2020/21- Joint event of the chairs of History of Africa, African Linguistics and Languages, and African Literatures and Cultures 

Time: Wednesday, biweekly, 4h00 - 5h30

Coordination: Prof. Dr. Tom Güldemann

Location: https://hu-berlin.zoom.us/j/61289326057?pwd=LzJNWEEzY01xQ0p0TDZJeE94VGJwdz09 

Meeting-ID: 612 8932 6057

Password: afrika




Sakina Johow (Survival International)
"The myth of fortress conservation"


Dr. Gilbert Ndi Shang (University of Bayreuth)
"The tropicality of being: inter-textual readings of African and Latin American literatures"


Prof. Dr. Clarissa Vierke (University of Bayreuth)
"Shared secrets: Swahili poetry and changing worlds in the Western Indian Ocean"


Prof. Dr. Anne Griffiths (Professor Emeritus, Edinburgh Law School)
"Law, Space and Power: Dealing with Land in Botswana"


Prof. Dr. Ed Wilmsen (Professor Emeritus, University of Texas-Austin)
"Pots, people, places: some social dialectics of pottery and tenurial relations to land in Iron Age Botswana"


Margot Luyckfasseel (University of Ghent)
"'The Fox takes his food in the village': folkloric music, wit and ownership in Kinshasa"


Delphine Froment (École Normale Supérieure Paris)
"The Kilimanjaro, a German mountain? Discourses and practices of imperialism in the German colonial period"


All interested persons are cordially invited