Eyes on Africa, Readings from Oxford

Dr Gomba outside the RadCam

This is an in-person event, registration is required. Register here

Registration will close two hours before the event but in order to assist with catering, please try to book by Monday 29 November.


As part of the Global South Visiting Professorship programme, Dr Obari Gomba (GSVP 2021, Port Harcourt, Nigeria), will lead a panel discussion on contemporary African culture featuring Dr Tinashe Mushakavanhu and Professor Elleke Boehmer, followed by a musical performance by Jali Fily Cissokho from Senegal, and lunch.

  • We ask that guests take a lateral flow test on the day of attending an event.
  • Guests are encouraged to wear face coverings to this event.
  • Please be aware that windows and doors are may be left open to provide the maximum amount of ventilation to the room

Please be aware that this event is being filmed for promotional and archival purposes and the film is likely to appear on the TORCH website/YouTube channel. If you have any questions, please contact: torch@humanities.ox.ac.uk

The lunch will consist of a range of vegetarian and other sandwiches, crisps, fruit, bottled non-alcoholic drinks. While we are unable to cater for specific dietary requirements, common allergens will be displayed alongside each item.