Fall 2018 African Studies Colloquium

Welcome to the Fall 2018 African Studies Colloquium

Wednesdays, 12:30 - 2:00 PM in 223 Moses Hall

Also see our Online calendar for these and other events.

September 19
Aharon de Grassi, Research Associate, Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz

September 26
Laura Mann, Assistant Professor, International Development, London School of Economics

October 3
Laura Goy, Rosberg Geist Scholarship Recipient, Center for African Studies, UC Berkeley

October 10
Gender and Candidacy: Female Legislative Nominations in Zambia
Melanie L. Phillilps, PhD Candidate, Political Science, UC Berkeley

October 17
Daring to Dream – Reflections of a young African scientist on the state of scientific research in Africa and why there is cause for optimism
Yaw Bediako, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Francis Crick Institute and Research Fellow, WACCBIP, University of Ghana

October 24
Biafra at 50: A War Remembered
James F. Phillips, Professor, Columbia University Medical Center and Mailman School of Public Health

October 31
Martha Wilfahrt, Assistant Professor, Political Science, UC Berkeley

November 7
Jason Corburn, Professor, City and Regional Planning, UC Berkeley

November 14
Veronica Jacome, PhD Candidate, Energy and Resources Group, UC Berkeley