Lecture: Symposium-Sufism in Africa-Adapting to new Realities-04/03/15

Symposium: Sufism in Africa: Adapting to new Realities


Friday, April 3
Time: 3:30-5:00PM
Grinter Hall, Room 404

​This talk will discuss: Structural Adjustment, Islam and Sufism in West Africa. Featured speaker: Benjamin Soares (African Studies Center, Leiden)

Saturday, April 4
Time: 8:30AM-3:00PM
Grinter Hall, Room 404

Sponsored by Islam in Africa Working group, this discussion will feature discussion in new media and reformist movements in East Africa. Featured speakers will include:Felicitas Becker (University of Cambrige), Joseph Hill (University of Alberta), Marie Nathalie LeBlanc (University du Quebec a Montreal).


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