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African History Book Club – Brussels 27 March

African History Book Club. New Monographs on Africa’s pasts. 27 March 2020, 1.30 PM-6 PM Bozar VUB-ULB we.KONEKT Space, 10 Rue Royale/Koningsstraat, 1000 Brussels During the workshop, three young historians who just published their first monographs will talk about both their research and the challenges of turning a PhD dissertation into a book. The book … Continue reading

Lecture from Prof. Florence Bernault @ULB (Brussels), 21 February 2019, 5 PM

As part of the lecture series “New Histories of Central Africa”, Prof. Florence Bernault (Sciences-Po – Paris) will deliver a lecture on “Transaction: Revisiting Imaginaries of Domination in Colonial Gabon” at ULB (meeting room NA.4.302, access plan can be found here) on Thursday 21 February at 5 PM. Attendance is free. Please find below an … Continue reading

Lecture series by Pr. Nancy R. Hunt at UCL, Belgium, 6-10 November 2017.

Texte français ci-dessous: Anthropology & Congolese Histories : Reflections on Mixtures, Methods, Effects, and Forms. UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, auditoire Leclercq, 6-10 November 2017, 2-5 PM. This seminar will examine Congolese ethnographies and historiography with a wide lens, considering work since the days of Mary Douglas and Jan Vansina in the 1950s and in light of the … Continue reading