Events

Spring 2018

May 2, 2018

Mohammed Ennaji, Mohamed V University
Title:
Slavery, Islam, North Africa
Part of the "Concepts and Histories of Race in/out of the Middle East Series" Series
Location: NYUAD Institute Conference Center(A6), Room 005
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

April 25, 2018

Leonard Wantchekon, Princeton University
(Part of the Political Science Lunch Series at NYUAD)

April 10, 2018

Keren Weitzberg, University College London
Title: "Political Work Beyond the Archives: Poetry and the Making of Nationalism on the Kenya/Somali Borderlands"
(Part of the Arab Crossroads Studies Lunch Series at NYUAD)
Location: A6 Room 1159
Time: 12-1:30pm

April 1, 2018

Louise Cainkar, Marquette University
Title:
"Deploying Race to Silent Dissent: How Arab Americans were Racialized as Terror Threats"
Part of the "Concepts and Histories of Race in/out of the Middle East Series" Series
Location: NYUAD Institute Conference Center(A6)
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

March 28, 2018

Evan Lieberman, MIT
(Part of the Political Science Lunch Series at NYUAD)

March 12, 2018

Fatimah Jackson Professor of Biology, Howard University
Title: "Genetics Anthropology: An Exploration of Diverse and New World African Populations"
Part of the "Evolution Across Disciplines" Series
Location: Conference Center A6
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

March 7, 2018

Matthew Hopper, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Title: "Globalization and Slavery in Arabia in the Age of Empire"
Part of "Concepts and Histories of Race in/out of the Middle East"
Location: A6 Conference Center
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

March 7, 2018

Matthew Hopper, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Title: "Liberated Africans in the Indian Ocean World."
Location: A6 Room 1159
Time: 12-1:30pm

February 23, 2018

Africana Night organized by Africa Global SIG
D1 Student Center
6:00-10:00pm

February 18, 2018

Abdoulaye Sounaye, Research Fellow at the Center for the Study of the Modern Orient, Berlin
Title: "Securing Sermon, Keeping Order, and Serving the Sunna in Niamey, Niger"
(Part of the History Research Seminar Series at NYUAD)
Location: A6 1159
Time: 12-1:30pm

February 4, 2018

Angélique Kidjo
Title: "Through the Lens of Cultural Appropriation"
Location: Campus Arts Center, C3 006
Time: 12:00-1:30pm

February 3, 2018

Angélique Kidjo
Remain in the Light Concert 
Location: Campus Arts Center, C3
Time: 7:30-9:00pm

Past African Studies Events