African Studies Speakers

Anna Perkins

Featured speaker: Dr. Anna Perkins, Senior Programme Officer, Quality Assurance Unit, Office of the Board for Undergraduate Studies, The University of the West Indies

The African Diaspora: Significance, Challenge, Opportunity


Jean Michel Habineza Anthony Wachs

Featured Speakers: Jean-Michel Habineza, Executive Director at iDebate Rwanda & Anthony Wachs, Ph.D., Associate Professor, McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts, Communication & Rhetorical Studies, Duquesne University

Building Cultures of Civil Discourse


  

Featured Speakers: Waganesh Zeleke, Ph.D., Associate Professor, School of Education, Duquesne University & Yemataw Wondie Yehualashet, Ph.D., Visiting Scholar in Residence, Center for African Studies, Duquesne University

Understanding Trauma in Context and Culture


Featured Speaker: Yemataw Wondie Yehualashet, Visiting Scholar in Residence, Center for African Studies, Duquesne University

Understanding U.S. Africa Relations: An Ethiopian Perspective


Featured Speaker: Obiageli "Oby" Katryn Ezekwesili, Ph.D., Senior Economic Adviser, Africa Economic Development Policy Initiative

African Resiliency


Featured Speaker: Oyeronke Oyewumi, Professor, Stony Brook University

Decolonizing Knowledge: Re-Centering Africa and African Epistemologies in the Quest for Global Transformation


    

Featured Speakers: Akwasi Opoku-Dakwa, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Management, Palumbo Donahue School of Business & Yang Chen, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Rangos School of Health Sciences

Exploring Africa-China Relations on Trade and Healthcare


Featured Speaker: Honorable Maria Wilson, Judge of the Supreme Court of Trinidad and Tobago

Law & Healing: Lessons From the Rwandan Genocide