African Studies Program spring 2012 Baraza series begins April 6

Please join the African Studies Program for its spring 2012 Baraza lecture series:

Friday, April 6, 4-5pm (208 EPB)
“Long Walk to Freedom: South African Cinema and the Trauma of Apartheid”
Presented by Marie Krüger, Associate Professor, UI Department of English

Monday, April 9, 4-5pm (302 SH)
“Where’s the search box, duuude?”: Digital Natives and African Studies in the New(er) Research Environment
Presented by Edward A. Miner, Bibliographer for African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Studies, UI Libraries

Monday, April 16, 4-5pm (UCC 2390, Executive Board Room)
“The Art of Satire: African Newspaper Cartoon Re-presentations of African First Ladies in the Post-Cold War Era”
Presented by Lyombe Eko, Associate Professor, UI School of Journalism & Mass Communication

This lecture series is sponsored by ASP and International Programs.

For more information, contact Edward Miner at 319-335-5883 or