Studies in Contemporary Africa

  • Founded
    1956
  • Seminar Number
    435

The seminar provides a lively forum for historians and social scientists engaged in the advanced study of Sub- Saharan Africa. Faculty and visiting scholars from Columbia University and neighboring institutions actively participate in the monthly evening sessions. Seminar discussions often focus on theoretical and comparative approaches to the study of colonial and contemporary states, processes in political mobilization and leader- ship, the impact of the international community, and the roles of gender and cultural identities.


Co-Chairs
Abosede George
ageorge@barnard.edu

Rhiannon Stephens
rs3169@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
Titilola Halimat Somotan
ths2122@columbia.edu

Welcome

Meetings


6:00 PM

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