Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

LUCAS Seminar Series

24 November 2010 - 01 December 2010 | 4:40pm - 6:00pm | Seminar

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'

Location Details

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.

© Copyright Leeds 2016