SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:50:52 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 https://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo https://www.soas.ac.uk O.R. Tambo Centenary Public Lecture and Panel Discussion https://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/26apr2017-or-tambo-centenary-public-lecture-and-panel-discussion.html  

Date: 26 April 2017 06:00pm

Finishes:26 April 2017 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Join us for the first event in the series, hosted by SOAS University of London, where speakers will remember O.R. Tambo. The theme of panel discussion will be: 'Retracing O.R. Tambo's path towards liberation and the dawn of democracy in South Africa'.

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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:00:00 +0100
Peacebuilding in Guinea-Bissau: Cultural Dialogues and Breaking the Impasse https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/28apr2017-peacebuilding-in-guinea-bissau-cultural-dialogues-and-breaking-the-impasse.html  

Date: 28 April 2017 02:00pm

Finishes:28 April 2017 09:00pm

Venue: other

Room: Great Hall

With the on-going political crisis in Guinea-Bissau showing no sign of resolution, and no effective government for much of 2016, this one-day workshop funded by the British Academy BARSEA scheme brings together leading historians and musicians from the country to explore alternative dialogues towards peace through culture.

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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:00:00 +0100
Asixoxe – Let’s Talk! SOAS Conference on African Philosophy https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/05may2017-asixoxe--lets-talk-soas-conference-on-african-philosophy-.html  

Date: 5 May 2017 09:45am

Finishes:6 May 2017 05:30pm

Venue:

Room: S211, DLT

The 2017 edition of 'Asixoxe – Let’s Talk! SOAS Conference on African Philosophy' will explore the theme of “Africa of the past, Africa of the future: The dynamics of time in Africanist scholarship and art”.

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Fri, 05 May 2017 09:45:00 +0100
Is a Vision Enough?What can we expect over the next 20 years from the African Diaspora? https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/05may2017-is-a-vision-enoughwhat-can-we-expect-over-the-next-20-years-from-the-african-diaspora.html  

Date: 5 May 2017 06:30pm

Finishes:5 May 2017 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

AFFORD, in partnership with the Centre of African Studies (CAS) SOAS, invites you to a discussion on diaspora and development. There will be an engaging conversation between Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie MBE co-founder of AFFORD and Gibril Faal OBE former Chairman of AFFORD, followed by a Q&A session.

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Fri, 05 May 2017 18:30:00 +0100
Transcending Borders and Re-Inventing Identities: Technology in Africa. https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/08may2017-transcending-borders-and-re-inventing-identities-technology-in-africa.html  

Date: 8 May 2017 09:00am

Finishes:8 May 2017 06:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The 2017 Africa Research Student Network Conference will explore the theme of  Transcending Borders and Re-Inventing Identities: Technology in Africa

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Mon, 08 May 2017 09:00:00 +0100
BTS Education Group Seminar - focus on literacy https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/15may2017-bts-education-group-seminar---focus-on-literacy.html  

Date: 15 May 2017 05:15pm

Finishes:15 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

This informal seminar will focus on methods to improve literacy in English and Swahili in Tanzania.

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Mon, 15 May 2017 17:15:00 +0100
'My Granddad's Car', in conversation with Karl Ohiri and Sayed Sattar Hasan https://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/15may2017--my-granddads-car-in-conversation-with--karl-ohiri-and-sayed-sattar-hasan.html  

Date: 15 May 2017 07:00pm

Finishes:15 May 2017 09:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: SWLT

Sayed Hasan and Karl Ohiri will be in conversation with Raquel Villar-Perez about their latest collaborative project My Granddad's Car, which will be exhibited at this year's Alchemy Festival (19-23 May) at the Southbank Centre.

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Mon, 15 May 2017 19:00:00 +0100