18.10.2017 | 18:15 to 20:00

Biddy Partridge: Conversations with the Past

Research Colloquium: Namibian and Southern African Studies

Biddy Partridge London
‘Conversations with the Past: Some Collaborative Readings of Personal and Cultural Photographs from Southern Africa, 1980s’ 

The Research Colloquium aims at creating a forum for local and international scholars to engage in cross- disciplinary and methodological debates in Southern African Studies, with particular reference to Namibian Studies. The Colloquium welcomes presen-tations and discussions relating to current research and seeks to en-gage young and upcoming scholars. It is open to all levels and guests are welcome.     

Venue: Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Klosterberg 23, 4051 Basel
Time: Wednesday 18:15-20:00
Organisation: Lena Bloemertz, Dag Henrichsen, Giorgio Miescher

Further information: programme of the research collquium / workshop program october (pdf)

Further events:

> Werkstattgespräch mit Prof. Dr. Gesine Krüger (Universität Zürich) - "Kolonialfotografie und Portrait" Donnerstag, 5. Oktober 2017, 10.30 - 12.00 Uhr | Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Klosterberg 23

> Workshop with Dr. Lorena Rizzo (Hutchins Center, Harvard University) - "Colonial Photography Archives and Visual History of Namibia" Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 17.15 - 20.00h | Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Klosterberg 23


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