ASC Seminar: Constructing the territory and borders of Borno, Nigeria

Donderdag 03 November 2016, 15:30 - 17:00

In this seminar Vincent Hiribarren will analyse the history of the borders in the region of Borno (Nigeria). By focusing on borderlands known for harbouring Boko Haram terrorists, this seminar will bring a historical dimension to contemporary security issues in the Lake Chad region. Dr Vincent Hiribarren trained as a History and Geography teacher and taught in France, China, Guinea and England. From 2008 to 2012, he undertook a PhD on the history of Borno, Nigeria at the University of Leeds. Please register


Locatie ASC
Pieter de la Court building, Wassenaarseweg 52