Emily Lynn Osborn (Professor of History, The University of Chicago)
Title: “On the Anthropocene and History in a Small Place in West Africa”
Discussant: Matthew Knisley (PhD Student in Anthropology)
Zoë Berman (PhD Student in Comparative Human Development).
Title: “Intergenerational Memory Practices in Post-Genocide Rwanda”
Discussant: Perry Wong (PhD Student in Anthropology)
Jody Benjamin (Professor of History, University of California, Riverside)
Title: “Dress Codes: Cloth, Mobility and Self-Fashioning in Western Africa During the Age of Revolutions”
Location: Franke Institute of the Humanities
Hlonipha Mokoena (Professor of History, Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg, South Africa).
Lecture in conjunction with the Smart Museum Exhibition,
Meleko Mogosi: Bread, Butter, and Power (on view from October 19th – December 29th)
Location: The Smart Museum of Art
Johanna Pacyga (PhD Student in Anthropology).
Title: “African Habits: Vocation & Daily Life at the Convent of Saint Joseph”
Discussant: Gregory Valdespino (PhD Student in History)