SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:42:06 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk 'The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800' - 3rd Edition http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/03oct2016-the-making-of-contemporary-africa-the-development-of-african-society-since-1800---3rd-edit.html

Date: 3 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:3 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

Bill Freund will present the 3rd edition of his book 'The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800'.

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Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Are the rivers in Tanzania at risk of drying up? The contested causes of environmental change. http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/10oct2016-are-the-rivers-in-tanzania-at-risk-of-drying-up-the-contested-causes-of-environmental-chan.html

Date: 10 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

The Great Ruaha is not the only Tanzanian river facing competing demands for its water, so what we learn from these and other studies has implications for large scale irrigation possibilities, and hydro-electricity, in several parts of the country.

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
'Identities in Greater Senegambia and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Approaches through History and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/11oct2016-identities-in-greater-senegambia-and-beyond-interdisciplinary-approaches-through-history-a.html

Date: 11 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

The evening will feature the screening of a 30 minutes long video capturing the highlights of last year conference 'Identities in Greater Senegambia and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Approaches through History and Music in Dialogue'. Followed by panel discussion.

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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
'Triumphs and Laments' - William Kentridge http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/14oct2016-triumphs-and-laments---william-kentridge.html

Date: 14 October 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:14 October 2016 07:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The South African artist William Kentridge will discuss his latest work entitled 'Triumphs and Laments'.

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:00:00 +0100
One Continent Many Stories: African Literature and Global Creativity [A Workshop on ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/15oct2016-one-continent-many-stories-african-literature-and-global-creativity-a-workshop-on-contempo.html

Date: 15 October 2016 11:00am

Finishes:15 October 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Room B104 - B111

Ivor Agyeman-Duah (Lumina Foundation) and Afrikult. will deliver a workshop on Contemporary African Literature few days prior to Wole Soyinka centenary Lecture at SOAS

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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 10:00:00 +0100