Upcoming Conference: Celebrity and Protest in Africa and in the Anti-Apartheid Struggle, 29-31 Oct.

October 17, 2018
Mandela Graffiti

 

Hosted at the University of Copenhagen, 29-31 October, the event is a collaboration between the European Research Council Project APARTHEID-STOPS, “The Perception of Apartheid in Western Europe 1960-1990” Research Cluster, and the Centre of African Studies of the University of Copenhagen.

The upcoming interdisciplinary research workshop will focus on the role of celebrities and celebrity culture in the antiapartheid struggle, as well as on celebrity culture in relation to solidarity with or within Africa more generally.

 

The final program is attached below.

 

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