Archives and Futures: A View from 'the most distant place

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February 12th
4pm
The recent attacks on cultural sites including libraries in and around Timbuktu provides an opportunity to ask questions about the constructions of collections and archives, and their relation to writing about the past but also what they tell about visions of the future. Shamil Jeppie is Associate Professor of History at the University of Cape Town and Director of the Institute of Humanities in Africa (HUMA).
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Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 America/Detroit Archives and Futures: A View from 'the most distant place The recent attacks on cultural sites including libraries in and around Timbuktu provides an opportunity to ask questions about the constructions of collections and archives, and their relation to writing about the past but also what they tell about visions of the future. Shamil Jeppie is Associate Professor of History at the University of Cape Town and Director of the Institute of Humanities in Africa (HUMA). 915 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 aBiAKdWFvzLJBiabzmaP28799 MM/DD/YYYY
Tickets:
Ticket Prices, Admission, Fees: FREE
Phone for tickets/more information: (734) 936-3518
Email for tickets/more information: [email protected]
Website for tickets/more information: https://lsa.umich.edu/humanities/
Parking Cost and Availability:
Metered street parking is available.
Accessibility Information:
ASL interpretation will be provided.
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