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Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

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Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

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Interview with Dr Emma Wild-Wood

This is an interview conducted in 2018 with Dr Emma Wild-Wood, alumna and now Senior Lecturer in the Centre for the Study of World Christianity. In this video, Dr Wild-Wood discusses her research on…

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Prof Gillingwater Inaugural Lecture Oct 2018

Recording of inaugural lecture Monday 29 October 2018. Professor Tom Gillingwater "Diary of a 21st century anatomist: standing on the shoulders of giants"

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The Salvation Agenda: Politics and Medical Humanitarianism During Zimbabwe’s Cholera Catastrophe - Simukai Chigudu

Centre of African Studies seminar Dr Simukai Chigudu (University of Oxford) This paper examines the humanitarian politics of responding to Zimbabwe’s catastrophic cholera outbreak of 2008/09,…

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Dr Emma Wild-Wood: Where does the wisdom of the white man come in?

Dr Emma Wild-Wood delivered the lecture ‘Where does the wisdom of the white man come in? The Interpretations, Problems and Possibilities of Missionary Sources in the…

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Working the System: A Political Ethnography of the New Angola - Jon Schubert

Centre of African Studies seminar Dr Jon Schubert (University of Geneva) Working the System offers key insights into the politics of the everyday in twenty-first-century dominant party and…

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The Making of a Black Middle Class: Race, Law and Property in Johannesburg, South Africa - Maxim Bolt

Centre of African Studies seminar The Making of a Black Middle Class: Race, Law and Property in Johannesburg, South AfricaDr Maxim Bolt (University of Birmingham) South Africa’s urban black…

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Gender and Enslavement in Atlantic Africa - Lisa Lindsay

Centre of African Studies Professor Lisa Lindsay (UNC) 1st Nov 2017Over the course of the Atlantic slave trade from the early 16th to the mid-19th centuries, approximately one-third of the Africans…

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India and the BRICS in Africa: Promoting development or dependency? - Pádraig Carmody

Centre of African Studies Seminar: India and the BRICS in Africa: Promoting development or dependency? Dr Pádraig Carmody (Trinity College Dublin and the University of Johannesburg) 11th…

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Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa - Wale Adebanwi

Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa Professor Wale Adebanwi (University of Oxford) 4th Oct 2017 As South Africans continue to struggle with the legacies…

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Prof. Andrew Walls: European Christianity, the Missionary Movement and the Rebirth of World Christianity

Prof. Andrew Walls delivered the lecture ‘European Christianity, the Missionary Movement and the Rebirth of World Christianity’ on 26 September 2017 in the research seminar of the Centre…

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Prof. Kwok Pui-lan: Women, Mission, and World Christianity

Prof. Kwok Pui-lan delivered the Alexander Duff lecture ‘Women, Mission, and World Christianity’ on 16 September 2017 at the School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. It was the…

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Soweto Melodic Voices Join EUSA'S African Dance Society

Soweto Melodic Voices perform with the Edinburgh University Students' Association's African Dance Society during the 2014 Edinburgh Festival.

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Rights and responsibilities - producing consensus about HIV, public health and cultural practice in Kenya - Ruth Prince

Centre of African Studies seminar Ruth Prince (Centre of African Studies, University of Cambridge) 10 Mar 2010

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Repatriation Without Return - Katy Long

Centre of African Studies seminar Katy Long (Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh)

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