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Africa@OHIO Colloquium


Join the African Studies Program  Wednesdays from 12-1 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room, Multicultural Center, Baker Center,   as OHIO students, faculty, staff, and invited scholars share their Africa‐focused research and projects. See the full schedule below.  For more information, please contact Dr. Negash at negashg@ohio.edu. 


African Studies Fall  Lecture                                                                                                                 

Martin Plaut, Senior research fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies.  The African Refugee Crisis and Human Trafficking in Europe. Baker 240/242.

Fall lecture



Fall 2017- 2018 Africa@OHIO Schedule

Arthur Hughes, Director of Latin American Studies and Associate Professor of Modern Languages. Race, Religion, Geography: Laila Lalami’s The Moor’s Account.  Baker 230

Matthew LeRiche, Director, Global Leadership Center, and Assistant Professor of Global Studies. Social Media: A New Battle Space in South Sudan. Baker 230

Terry Smith, Editor of the Athens News. Navigating life in Athens. Alden Library 319 (6-7pm)

Mai Hassan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan . Inside the State: Governing under Autocracy. Baker 231

Africa Focus Forum presented by African Student Union. MCC, Multipurpose Room

Zelalem Haile, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Social Medicine. MCC, Multipurpose Room. 







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