Past Events - 2014

"'A Revolution in Tribal Life': Sleeping Sickness Concentrations and Colonialism in Kigoma in the 1930s"

Presented by: Julie Weiskopf, assistant professor in the Department of History at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Date: Thursday, February 20, 2014
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 2520D, University Capitol Centre
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“Blood Diamonds: Before and After the Phenomenon”

Presented by: Todd Cleveland, assistant professor of history at Augustana College, Rock Island
Date: Friday, March 14, 2014
Time: Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Location: 315 Phillips Hall
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Writing Wrongs: Literature, Trauma, and the African Moral Imagination

Presented by: J. Roger Kurtz, professor of African literatures at The College at Brockport: State University of New York
Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time: Noon
Location: 1117 University Capitol Centre
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African Studies Program Reception

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m. in
Location: 2780 University Capitol Centre

The African Studies Program will host an informal reception Wednesday, Oct. 15, to welcome the fall African writers-in-residence of the International Writing Program. The event is free and open to the public.

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