Spring 2020

February 16, 2020

Film Screening: Negritude: A Dialogue Between Wole Soyinka and Senghor (Dir. Manthia Diawara, 2015, 59 min.)

Co-organized by the African Studies Symposium and Africa Global

February 17, 2020

A post-Dialogue dialogue between students and Wole Soyinka.

Co-organized with the African Studies Symposium, History, and Africa Global

February 18, 2020

A Conversation with Wole Soyinka and Toshani Doshi

Co-sponsored by History, Film and New Media, Literature and Creative Writing, Theater, Global Education, and the NYUAD Institute

February 19, 2020

Masterclass with Wole Soyinka

March 1, 2020

Duncan Yoon, NYU New York
Title: Africa, China, and the Global South Novel: In Koli Jean Bofane’s Congo Inc

Co-sponsored by History and Global Asia Initiative

March 1, 2020

Yoka Lye Mudaba and Sinzo Anzaa
Title: Writers Reading: Signs of Life in Kinshasa

March 9, 2020

Zekeria ould Ahmed Salem, Northwestern University
Title: Global Shinqit: How Mauritania became a major center of Islamic knowledge and authority in the 21st century”

Sponsored by the NYUAD Institute

Past African Studies Events