Pete Chonka (Edinburgh) discusses Somalia in the first of this term's Horn of Africa seminar series.
African Studies Centre
Melissa Armstrong (Carleton University) discusses the African National Congress in this week's South Africa Discussion Group.
Please note that this week's South Africa Discussion Group will take place in the African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road.
The South Africa Discussion Group are pleased to welcome Shireen Hassim (Wits University) to discuss the genealogies of intersectionality in South Africa.
Alexandra Hiropoulos (Wits University) discusses xenophobic violence in this week's South Africa Discussion Group.
The South Africa Discussion Group welcome Shireen Hassim (Wits University) to discuss South African Higher Education.
Please note this seminar will be held in the Colin Matthew Room, History Faculty, Old Boy’s High School, George Street
Thomas Hendriks, Departmental Lecturer at the African Studies Centre, discusses the topic ‘Queer provocations, nightlife and popular culture in Kinshasa’.
In August 2008, the impoverished high-density townships in Harare’s metropolitan area were engulfed by a devastating cholera epidemic. The disease rapidly spread throughout Zimbabwe resulting in an unprecedented 98,000 cases and over 4,000 deaths, thereby becoming the largest and most extensive cholera outbreak in recorded African history.