Uconn Africa Notes, Vol. 4, No. 15 (February 17, 1997)

Uconn Africa Notes, Vol. 4, No. 15 (February 17, 1997)

UCONN AFRICA NOTES Vol. 4, no. 15 (February 17, 1997)


Feb. 24. Film. Sambizanga (Angola/Congo, 1972). Monteith 143, 6 p.m.

Feb. 25. Round Table on the Future of International and Area Studies, Dodd Center, Room 162. 3-5 p.m.

Feb. 28. African Diaspora Night. Student Union. Vieux Diop from Senegal will perform with a six-piece band and singers at 8 p.m.


Feb. 20. Talk. Edouard Bustin (Boston U.). Franco-American Differences in Africa. African Studies Center, BU, 270 Bay State Rd., noon-1:30 p.m.

Feb. 24. Talk. Simon Heck (Boston U.). The Return of the Kings: Restoration, Repossession and Forgetting in Ugandan Political Culture. ASC, BU, noon-1:30 p.m.

RESEARCH NETWORK: The International Society for Third-Sector Research (ISTR) is organizing a network of researchers working in the Third Sector (philanthrophy, nonprofits, civil society) in Africa. The goal is to organize a small workshop in July 1997 in South Africa. For info: Margaret B. Daniels, Executive Dir., ISTR. Tel: 410-516-4678; E-mail:

CONFERENCE: The Royal African Society will sponsor a conference on PARTNERSHIP IN AFRICA'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, Sept. 28-30, 1997. For info: Royal African Society, SOAS, Thornhaugh St., Russell Sq., London WC1H OXG, UK. Tel: 44-171-323-6253.

CONFERENCE: GENDER, POWER, AND DIFFERENCE IN AFRICAN SOCIETIES, June 6-8, 1997. For info: Chris Ehret, Inst. for the Study of Gender in Africa, James S. Coleman African Studies Center, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095. Fax: 310-206-2250.

NEH SUMMER SEMINAR FOR COLLEGE TEACHERS: Applications for the NEH summer Seminar, NATION, STATE, AND CULTURAL PLURALISM, are due March 1, 1997. For info: M. Crawford Young, Dept. of Pol. Science, North Hall, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706. Tel: 608-263-2040; Fax: 608-265-2663; E-mail: _________________________________________________________________

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Editor: Ali B. Ali-Dinar

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