SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Sun, 24 May 2015 22:17:16 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk An Evening with Nuruddin Farah http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/partnership/ras/events/29may2015-an-evening-with-nuruddin-farah.html

Date: 29 May 2015 07:30pm

Finishes:29 May 2015 09:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Kayd Somali Arts & Culture in partnership with Royal African Society invites you to the second Kayd Open Talk with Nurrudin Farah, and the launch of his new novel 'Hiding in Plain Sight'.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:30:00 +0100
Re-Presenting Africa in Young Adult Speculative Fiction: The Ekpe Institution in Nnedi ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/africanseminar/01jun2015-re-presenting-africa-in-young-adult-speculative-fiction-the-ekpe-institution-in-nnedi-okor.html

Date: 1 June 2015 05:15pm

Finishes:1 June 2015 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled for next term, date to be confirmed

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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:15:00 +0100
Africa – Why Economists Get it Wrong http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/book-launches/04jun2015-africa--why-economists-get-it-wrong.html

Date: 4 June 2015 06:00pm

Finishes:4 June 2015 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite

‘Hopeless Continent’  vs ‘Africa Rising’ - What is the truth behind Africa’s growth, or lack of it?

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Thu, 04 Jun 2015 17:00:00 +0100
The Humor Principle in Modern African Literature and Cinema http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/africanseminar/08jun2015-the-humor-principle-in-modern-african-literature-and-cinema.html

Date: 8 June 2015 05:15pm

Finishes:8 June 2015 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

An examination of how the African comic imagination, which traces a path back to African folklore,  has variously manifested in modern African literature and the direct-to-video Nigerian film industry  known as Nollywood.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 16:15:00 +0100
Heaven and Earth screening http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/11jun2015-heaven-and-earth-screening.html

Date: 11 June 2015 06:00pm

Finishes:11 June 2015 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

‘Heaven & Earth’ Church Education and Monastic Culture in Ethiopia. A documentary film that tells the story of an ancient civilization, covering a millennium of Ethiopia monastic culture and ecclesiastical education.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 17:00:00 +0100
An Uli Woman Painter’s Tale in the Igbo Heritage Crisis: The Life and Work of Eziafo Okaro http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/africanseminar/22jun2015-an-uli-woman-painters-tale-in-the-igbo-heritage-crisis--the-life-and-work-of-eziafo-okaro.html

Date: 22 June 2015 05:15pm

Finishes:22 June 2015 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 4429

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:15:00 +0100