Academic Year 2021-22:
October 19, 2021, 5:30pm

African Studies Workshop

“A Healer or a Witch?: Spirits, Kinship, and the Struggle over Spiritual Authority”
Raffaella Taylor Seymour

PhD Candidate in Anthropology, University of Chicago

Discussant: Debbie Durham, Editor of Hau Books and Deputy Editor of Hau: Journal of Ethnographic Theory

January 18, 2022

African Studies Workshop

“At Home in Empire: Dwelling, Domesticity, and Welfare in France and Senegal, 1914-1974.”
Gregory Valdespino

PhD Candidate in History, University of Chicago

Discussant: Gregory Mann, Professor of History, Columbia University

February 15, 2022, 5:30pm

Distinguished Lecture Series

Carina Ray
Associate Professor of African and African-American Studies, Brandeis University

April 12, 2022, 5:30pm

Distinguished Lecture Series

Cheikh Babou
Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania

April 19, 2022, 5:30pm

African Studies Workshop

Kévin O. Irakóze
PhD Candidate in Philosophy, University of Chicago

All events will be held on Zoom. The meeting link will be circulated via the ASW listserv (click here to subscribe).