Africa Research Forum, Wednesdays 1-2pm, room S2 ARB
20 January. Josh Pritchard (Cambridge). Racial Rhetoric and Fast Track Land Reform in Zimbabwe, 2000 to 2001.
3 February. Corentin Cohen, (Sciences Po, Paris). Imaginary and Sociology of the Boko Haram Insurgency.
10 February. George Roberts, (Warwick). Ujamaa socialism, the Vietnam War, and the end of the Prague Spring: Cold War interventions and political protest in Tanzania's "1968."
17 February. Dr Dan Omanga (Cambridge). Marx in Campus: Print Cultures, Governance and Students’ Activism in late 70s Kenya.
2 March. Dan Paget, (Oxford). Mobilising rally attendance in Tanzania: If there's no party then nobody comes.
ARF Reading Group, Wednesdays 1-2pm, room S3 ARB
27 January. “Meet-the-author” with Dr. Justin Pearce, "Control, Politics and Identity in the Angolan Civil War.” African Affairs 111, no. 444 (July 2012): 442–65.
24 February. “Meet-the-author” with Dr. Bronwen Everill, “Bridgeheads of Empire? Liberated African Missionaries in West Africa,” Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 41, Special Issue (December 2012), 789-805.
9 March. Discussion of Catherine Coquery-Vidrovitch, C., “Introduction: African Urban Spaces, History and Culture” in S.J. Salm and T. Falola (eds.), African Urban Spaces in Historical Perspective (Rochester, 2005), pp. xv-xl.
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