African Studies Workshop

Unless otherwise noted, ASW meetings take place from 5:30 to 7 at Wilder House, located at 5811 South Kenwood Avenue.

AUTUMN 2016

October 4, 2016: Fall Welcome Event with Jennifer Cole (Department of Comparative Human Development, University of Chicago)  

October 18, 2016: John Cropper (PhD Candidate, Department of History)

October 27-28, 2016: Simon Gikandi (Department of English, Princeton) at the Slavery and Visual Culture Working Group

November 2, 2016: Red Lion Seminar welcomes Francis Dodoo (Department of Sociology and Criminology, Pennsylvania State University). Location: Red Lion Pub in Lincoln Park (2446 N. Lincoln Ave)

November 10, 2016: Distinguished Lecture Series welcomes Constantine Petridis (Chair of African and Indian Art of the Americas, Art Institute of Chicago). “Fragments of Art, Fragments of Life: African Art in and out of Context”.  Time and Location: 5:30pm at Franke Institute for the Humanities (1100 E. 57th St)  

November 29, 2016: Zebulon Dingley (PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology)

 

Schedules from past years available here.