Below are events that the Duke University Concilium on Southern Africa (COSA) held during academic year 2016-17. For information on upcoming events, please visit the Events section below.
All of our events are free and open to the public!
Making Freedom: Apartheid, Squatter Politics, and the Struggle for Home
Anne-Maria Makhulu, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology and African and African American Studies at Duke University
Gun Violence, Homophobia, and the Role of the Church
Reverend Alan Storey, Ordained Minister of the Methodist Church of Southern Africa
Tweeting and Reading Zimbabwe: A Conversation with Tinashe Mushakavanhu
Tinashe Mushakavanhi, Editor of YoungNation & 2016 CNN Diversity Fellow
Albert Luthuli, Nelson Mandela and South African's Turn to Armed Struggle
Robert Vinson, Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Associate Professor of History and Africana Studies at William & Mary
South Africa in a Whirlwind
Yousuf Al-Bulushi, Assistant Professor of Peace Studies at Goucher College
Film Screening of Noma
Bureaucratizing Feminism? The Gender Equality Commission's Work in South Africa
Janine Hicks, Former Commissioner with the Commission for Gender Equality (South Africa)