University of Iowa

ASP Reception For Musicians of The Nile Project

Reception held for The Nile Project musicians
Date: Tuesday, March 10
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: 2780 UCC
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Rex D. Honey Lectureship award ceremony: "The Elephant and African Literatures"

Public lecture and award ceremony featuring Professor Sandra Hackman Barkan
Date: Monday, April 27
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: 2780 UCC
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"Ironic Encounters: Posthumanitarian Storytelling in Slum Tourist Media"

Presented by: Brian Ekdale, assistant professor, UI School of Journalism & Mass Communication
Date: Wednesday, October 14
Time: 11:00-12:00 p.m.
Location: 315 Phillips Hall
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"Writing About Africa: Anglophone and Francophone Perspectives"

Presented by: Anas Atakora and Samuel Kolawole. Anas Atakora is a poet, fiction and nonfiction writer from Togo. Currently he is a Ph. d. candidate at Dalhousie University in Canada. Samuel Kolawole was born and raised in Ibadan, Nigeria. He has contributed fiction and non-fiction to several journals and anthologies within and outside the continent. 
Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: 11:00-12:00 p.m.
Location: 315 Phillips Hall
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"Late Precolonial Struggles, European Expansion and the Making of Colonial Authority: Northeastern Zimbabwe"

Presented by: Admire Mseba, visiting assistant professor, UI Department of History
Date: Wednesday, November 11
Time: 11:00-12:30 p.m.
Location: 315 Phillips Hall
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"Trauma on Display:  Commemorating Arartheid on Constitution Hill (Johannesburg)"

Presented by: Marie Kruger, Associate Professor, Department of English
Date: Wednesday, December 2
Time: 11:00-12:30 p.m.
Location: 315 Phillips Hall
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