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The seminar provides a lively forum for scholars 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 focus on theoretical and comparative approaches to the study of colonial and contemporary states, processes in political mobilization and leadership, the roles of gender and cultural identities, the arts, media, and cultural studies.
Professor Robyn d’Avignon
Professor Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi
Advisory and Steering Committee
Vivian Chenxue Lu
Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi