LUCAS Seminar Series
Room 11.13 Social Sciences Building
Wednesday 6 October
Ray Bush (POLIS, Leeds)
‘Mining and Resistance: Accumulation and Underdevelopment in Ghana’
Wednesday 13 October
Jane Plastow (African Theatre and LUCAS Director) and Richard Borowski (LUCAS)
'Challenging stereotypes of Africa in schools: The LUCAS African Schools Project'
Wednesday 20 October
Claire Mercer (Geography, LSE)
‘Contemporary Nationalism in Tanzania’
Wednesday 17 November
Chukwuma Okoye (Theatre Arts, University of Ibadan)
‘Contemporary Nigerian Theatre; or how (not-) postcolonial we are’
Wednesday 24 November
Nadine Beckmann (Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oxford)
'Pushing the borders of marketisation: AIDS and the commodification of suffering'
Wednesday 1 December
Jane Plastow (English-Theatre Workshop, Leeds),
'Using performance to understand women's issues in Uganda: The Buganda intergenerational Women's Theatre Project'
All seminars will be held in room 11.13 of the social sciences building on campus. This is on the 2nd floor and there is a lift available at the corner of the building by the bicycle stands.
Each seminar will take place from 4:40pm - 6:00pm.