Events

Check out PAS events and other events on campus with a focus on Africa.
Date & TimeTitleGroup
March 29, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Global Cafe - Erin Moore - Translating Global Gender Rights: A View from the Girls’ Empowerment Movement in Uganda International Studies
March 30, 2017
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student ConferenceBuffett Institute for Global Studies
March 31, 2017
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student ConferenceBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 3, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Ethnography Workshop: Sakhile Matlhare, Northwestern UniversitySociology Department
April 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Workers and Thieves: Labor Movements and Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt — Joel BeininMiddle East and North African Studies
April 5, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Bisi Silva on Developing a History of Women Artists in NigeriaProgram of African Studies
April 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Visual Vanguard: Bisi SilvaMary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
April 7, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Developing Girls? The Temporal Logics of the Global Girls’ Empowerment MovementBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 7, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
A Conversation with the Artist and the Author: Thomas Mapfumo and Mhoze ChikoweroProgram of African Studies
April 8, 2017
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Concert: Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks UnlimitedProgram of African Studies
April 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Poetics of Voice in Ben Okri's The Famished RoadProgram of African Studies
April 14, 2017
RE. . . Africa: Archives, Knowledges, ApproachesAfrica Seminar
April 14, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
AfriSem Conference Keynote: Cajetan IhekaMary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
April 18, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Why Tech Needs GirlsBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Spring Global Health Day Center for Global Health
April 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Understanding the Nature of Cross Border Intergroup Conflicts. A Study of Murle and their Neighbours along the Ethiopia-South Sudan BorderProgram of African Studies
April 19, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Lecture by Playwright Driss Ksikes: Title TBACenter for the Writing Arts
April 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Warner C. Greene, MD, PhDThird Coast Center for AIDS Research
April 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Detoothing Kampala: Notes on an Emerging Economy of SeductionProgram of African Studies
April 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Ebola Crisis in West Africa: Epidemic Projections and the Politics of ReckoningBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 28, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Martha WilfahrtComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
May 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquim: Celeste Watkins-Hayes - The Safety Net that AIDS Activism Built: Lessons for Intersectional Social, Economic, and Political TransformationInstitute For Policy Research
May 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: From Digital Literacy to Social Engineering: Sponsoring and Censoring Nollywood in the Twenty-First CenturyProgram of African Studies
May 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Bruce Spencer - Cost-Benefit Analysis for a Quinquennial Census: The 2016 Population Census of South AfricaInstitute For Policy Research
May 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Sera L. Young, MA, PhDThird Coast Center for AIDS Research