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Contemporary Africa Seminar Speaker Series

AFRI-A 731 Seminars are offered on a different topic each spring semester. They are also our primary venue for presentations by national and international scholars. These guest lectures are open to the wider African Studies community and the public.

Spring 2019: Biopolitics and Postcolonial Discourse

Monday
March 4
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Woodburn Hall
WH 101

“Biopolitics: The Limits of the Liberal Imagination”

Professor Timothy Brennan
Samuel Russell Chair in the Humanities
University of Minnesota

Monday
March 25
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Woodburn Hall
WH 101

“Viral Geopolitics: A Eulogy for Muammar Gaddafi”

Professor Kristin Peterson
Associate Professor of Anthropology
University of California, Irvine