Africa and the Eighteenth-Century: The Challenge of the Archive
African Languages and Literature
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Time and Location
12:00pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI
This presentation explores the eighteenth century as an entry point into contemporary discussions on democracy, rights, and autochthony in Africa.
Tejumola Olaniyan is Louise Durham Mead Professor of English and African Languages and Literature. He is currently at work on a history of political cartooning in Africa.