Vrijdag 26 Oktober 2018

Nederland, Leiden - ASC - Lezing en debat
Workshop: Words in Action? Exploring Local Perceptions of Persuasion and Propaganda as Verbal Performances in Africa
Vrijdag 26 Oktober 2018 10:00 - 12:30

This workshop is organized by the ASCL's Collaborative Research Group Collaboration and Contestation in Words: Dialogues in African Social Realities. There will be two plenary lectures. Lecture by Harri Englund: Free Speech and the Untranslatable: Homophobic Poetry from Malawi. Lecture by Adriaan van Klinken: “Homophobia is un-African and un-Christian”: Emerging Kenyan, Christian and Queer Counter-Narratives and Arts of Resistance. Please register for the workshop before 20 October by sending an e-mail to: Loes Oudenhuijsen.