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Africa and Decolonisation workshop

Friday, February 16, 2018 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm
History Faculty, George Street, Oxford
Colin Matthew Room

In this workshop, the following speakers will discuss: 

Tim Livsey, ‘Grave reservations: the “European Reservation” and state-building in British West African colonies, c. 1940 to 1970’

Jodie Yuzhou Sun, ‘“Brotherly Strangers”: Historicising and desegregating Kenya and Zambia's relations with China, 1961-2000’

Peter Brooke, ‘Africa calling: responses to decolonisation in post-colonial African broadcasting’

Katherine Erickson, ‘The visual vernacular: the canonisation and celebration of the Uganda Martyrs as a mark of post-conciliar change in the Catholic Church, 1962-72’

Convenors of the Global & Imperial History Research Seminar: Peter Brooke, Erica Charters, Miles Larmer, Tim Livsey, Helena Lopes. 

All welcome.

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