Centre for African Studies (LUCAS)

Centre for African Studies
University of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT

Tel: 0113 343 5069
Fax: 0113 343 4400
african-studies@leeds.ac.uk

LUCAS Schools Project coordinator

Richard Borowski
R.Borowski@leeds.ac.uk

Finding Africa seminar - Claire Griffiths on postcolonial afterlives and the gendering of empire

Date: 4/5/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa seminar – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 Postcolonial afterlives and the gendering of empire: A Franco-African Experience Clare Griffiths Thursday 4 May, 5pm, Leeds Humanities Research Institute Seminar Room 1 African Feminisms Seminar Schedule (UK)

Finding Africa seminar - Sybil Adam on Leila Aboulela - Cancelled

Date: 20/4/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa seminar – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 Feminism and Literary Form in the Novels of Leila Aboulela Sybil Adam Thursday 20 April – this seminar has been cancelled unfortunately – see here African Feminisms Seminar Schedule (UK)

Finding Africa seminar - Joanita Mirembe on Womanism in Contemporary African Feminism

Date: 6/4/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 Womanism in Contemporary African Feminism – Joanita Mirembe Thursday 6 April, 5pm, Leeds Humanities Research Institute Seminar Room 1 African Feminisms Seminar Schedule (UK) The next seminar paper in our African Feminisms series Read more »

Finding Africa seminar - Elinor Rooks on Bessie Head's radical visions of sex and gender

Date: 23/3/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa seminar – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 To Have Seven Thousand Vaginas and None At All: Bessie’s Head’s Radical Visions of Sex and Gender Elinor Rooks Thursday 23 March 5pm, Leeds Humanities Research Institute Seminar Room 1 The Read more »

Finding Africa seminar - Monika Kukolova on intersections of feminism with ethnic identity

Date: 9/3/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa seminar – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 Mossane (Safi Faye, 1997) and Djanta (Tahirou Tassere Ouedraogo, 2006): Intersections of Feminism with Ethnic Identity Monika Kukolova Thursday 9 March, 5pm, Leeds Humanities Research Institute Seminar Room 1 African Feminisms Read more »

Jörg Wiegratz on Neoliberal Moral Economy in Uganda

Date: 28/2/2017 | Time: 4.30pm6.00pm

Jörg Wiegratz on Neoliberal Moral Economy in Uganda Neoliberal Moral Economy: Capitalism, Socio-Cultural Change and Fraud in Uganda Book Launch and LUCAS seminar with Jörg Wiegratz Tuesday 28 February, 4.30pm–6pm, Michael Sadler Building, University of Leeds, LG 19 – all Read more »

Finding Africa seminar - Caitlin Stobie on Abortion and Southern African Women's Writing

Date: 27/2/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa – African Feminisms seminar series 2017 The Birth of ‘New’ Materialism? Abortion and Southern African Women’s Writing Caitlin Stobie Monday 27 February, 5pm, Leeds Humanities Research Institute Seminar Room 1 African Feminisms Seminar Schedule (UK) Abstract In her preface Read more »

Jane Plastow - Stiwanism and Gendered Identities in Jinja (Uganda)

Date: 13/2/2017 | Time: 5.00pm6.30pm

Finding Africa are pleased to announce that Jane Plastow will open our next set of seminars on the theme of African Feminisms with a paper co-authored with Katie McQuaid, Stiwanism and Gendered Identities in Jinja (Uganda)  The seminar will take place Read more »

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