The British Academy and the Association of Commonwealth Universities on research cultures and the issues surrounding early career researchers in African universities

Thursday, 10 March, 2016 - 08:30

Graham Furniss

Wits University, WiSER, and African Studies invite you to a roundtable discussion:

The British Academy and the Association of Commonwealth Universities on Research Cultures and the Issues Surrounding Early Career Researchers in African Universities

with Graham Furniss, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, facilitated by Dr Robin Drennan (Research Office, Wits)

Professor Graham Furniss is a distinguished scholar of orality, literature and social analysis in African contexts. An authority on Hausa history and culture, and on Nigerian cultural production and political life, he has run African Studies centres and departments and conducted cross disciplinary work on curricula in commonwealth universities. He is a guest of the University and of African Studies, a leading journal based at Wits University.

Thursday, 10 March 2016
08:30am to 10:30am  
 
WiSER Seminar Room
6th Floor, Richard Ward Building
East Campus, Wits University 

Refreshments will be served. 

RSVP: Najibha.Deshmukh@wits.ac.za