Evidence Generation and Utilization: A Case of Malawi

Chrissie Thakwalakwa
1155 Observatory Drive Madison, WI 53706, 206 Ingraham Hall
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Africa at Noon

            Speaker: Chrissie Thakwalakwa Time: 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm Venue: 206 Ingraham Hall Bio Chrissie Thakwalakwa is a Public Health, Nutrition, and Research Specialist. She holds a PhD in International …

One Health: The Wisconsin Idea in Global Action

Jorge Osorio
1155 Observatory Drive Madison, WI 53706, 206 Ingraham Hall
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Africa at Noon

  Speaker: Jorge Osorio Time: 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm Venue: 206 Ingraham Hall Bio Jorge Osorio, DVM, Ph.D., M.S.,  is a professor in the Department of Pathobiological Sciences in the School of Veterinary Medicine. Osorio …

Lunch with Kirk B. Sides by the Center for the Humanities

Kirk B. Sides
Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St. (Room Information Shared Upon Registration)
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Disruptive Ecologies

Disruptive Ecologies: African Literature and the Environmental Humanities Professor Sides will examine some of the ways in which African literatures have interacted with, and even prefigured, trends and turns in ecocriticism specifically and the environmental …

Forest Imaginaries: How African Novels Think

Ainehi Edoro
1155 Observatory Drive Madison, WI 53706, 206 Ingraham Hall
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Africa at Noon

  Speaker: Ainehi Edoro Time: 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm Venue: 206 Ingraham Hall Bio Ainehi Edoro is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she teaches and researches on African literature, …

Children’s African Story Hour (CASH)

Pinney Library (516 Cottage Grove Rd.)
@ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
https://africa.wisc.edu/cash/

  Reading and hands-on activities based on the book Lion Lights: My Invention That Made Peace with Lions  Country represented: Kenya For children in K-5 and their caregivers African cuisine will be served!

Queer African Cinematic Art and Popular Melodrama

1155 Observatory Drive Madison, WI 53706, 206 Ingraham Hall
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Africa at Noon

Speaker: Lindsey Green-Simms Time: 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm Venue: 206 Ingraham Hall Talk Description This talk highlights how queer African film articulate forms of resistance that cannot be understood through narrow understandings of resistance as …