Events

To publicize an event on our calendar, contact events@africa.webhosting.cals.wisc.edu.

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AFRICA AT NOON: Vlad Dima 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Vlad Dima @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Vlad Dima @ 206 Ingraham Hall
“The Beautiful Skin: Fantasy, Football, and Cinematic Bodies in Africa”   Vlad Dima Associate Professor in African Cultural Studies and French & Italian University of Wisconsin-Madison DESCRIPTION This presentation carries the title of my new …
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Kola Hour 12:00 pm
Kola Hour @ Van Hise 1351
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
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Whose Food, Whose Land?: A Conversation on Global Food Sovereignty 7:00 pm
Whose Food, Whose Land?: A Conversation on Global Food Sovereignty @ DeLuca Room, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID)
Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This event is the annual Archibald Haller lecture of the Department of Community and Environmental Sociology, and is co-sponsored by the Global Health Institute and the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems. It will be a panel discussion for those …
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AFRICA AT NOON: David Schoenbrun 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: David Schoenbrun @ Ingraham Hall 206
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: David Schoenbrun @ Ingraham Hall 206
“Beyond Ethnicity? The Long Term, Belonging, and Politics in East Africa, 900 to 1900”  David Schoenbrun Associate Professor of History Northwestern University DESCRIPTION “Many ethnicity histories begin with current ethnic groups and chart their creation …
Madwomen on the Slave Ship: Reproduction of Racial Capitalism 4:00 pm
Madwomen on the Slave Ship: Reproduction of Racial Capitalism @ Pyle Center, ATT Lounge
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Madwomen on the Slave Ship: Reproduction of Racial Capitalism @ Pyle Center, ATT Lounge
In this talk, Professor Jennifer Morgan (History, New York University) explores the capture and transport of African women in the transatlantic slave trade, arguing that they are key to understanding the development of early modern …
Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture: Dr. Henry J. Drewal 5:30 pm
Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture: Dr. Henry J. Drewal @ Room 2235, Nancy Nicholas Hall
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture: Dr. Henry J. Drewal @ Room 2235, Nancy Nicholas Hall
“Come to Your Senses! Understanding Arts Everywhere… and the Arts of Yoruba People in Particular” This year’s Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture will feature Dr. Henry Drewal, the Evjue-Bascom Professor of Art History at the University …
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Sawyer Series: Roundtable on Value and Economy 7:00 pm
Sawyer Series: Roundtable on Value and Economy @ Wisconsin Historical Society Auditorium
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm
This roundtable is a part of the Sawyer Series: Interrogating the Plantationocene. It will feature Judith Carney (UCLA), Walter Johnson (Harvard), and Jennifer Morgan (NYU), and will be followed on Friday by a workshop with …
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Sawyer Series: Value and Economy Workshop 9:00 am
Sawyer Series: Value and Economy Workshop @ 7191 Helen C. White Building
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
This workshop is a part of the Sawyer Series: Interrogating the Plantationocene. It will feature Judith Carney (UCLA), Walter Johnson (Harvard), and Jennifer Morgan (NYU). Register for the workshop here (required).
AfroMusic Socials with ACSSA 12:00 pm
AfroMusic Socials with ACSSA @ 1418 Van Hise
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
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Kola Hour 12:00 pm
Kola Hour @ Van Hise 1351
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
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