Guest Academics in 2010

Name

Guest Lecture / Workshop

Prof. Dr. Taoufik AGOUMY

"International Migration and its Impact on Urban Development in Morocco"

Process of Urbanization in Northern Africa - (Seminar)

Urbanization and Urban Development in Africa - (Seminar with Regina Fein)

Dr. Olusola AJIBADE

"Same-Sex in Yorùbà Culture and Orature"

Prof. Dr. Christian BEGEMANN

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Rachid BELLIL

Examiner

PD Dr. Katrin BROMBER

"A Directed Landscape: Thoughts about War and Mobility from East Africa to South Asia in World War II" - Seminar "Africa and Beyond: Translocal Perspectives"

Dr. Khalid CHEGRAOUI

Conference "Entre Ordre et Instabilité" (at Partner University in Benin) - (Participation)

Prof. David B. COPLAN

Popular Culture in South Africa

"Land from the Ancestors: Popular Religious Re-Appropriations Along the Lesotho-South African Border" - Ethnologisches Kolloquium

Prof. Dr. Jean COMAROFF

BIGSAS Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Jonathan Alfred DRAPER

Workshop

Hassan Edward ERICK

Academic Exchange

Prof. Dr. Ahonagnon Noël GBAGUIDI

Familienrecht in ausgewählten Staaten Afrikas - (Seminar with Prof. Dr. Wanitzek)

Prof. Dr. Susanne GEHRMANN

Examiner

Dr. Eliza GOVENDER

"Drawing the Bigger Picture: Giving Voice to HIV Positive Children"

Dr. Knut GRAW

"On the Cause of Migration: Notes from the African-European Borderzone" - Seminar "Africa and Beyond: Translocal Perspectives"

Prof. Rosalind HACKETT

"From Neo-Traditionals to Neo-Pentecostals: Millenial and Apocalyptic Movements in Africa"

Dr. Axel HARNEIT-SIEVERS

"Half-Time in Kenya: Between Crisis and Reform"

Prof. Johan JACOBS

Library Research

Vuyelwa Vivian JACOBS

"Career Planning and Networking: Working as Development Practitioner for the Community Development Resource Association in Cape Town (South Africa)" - (Salongespräch)

Prof. Dr. Martin LIENHARD

"Angola (and Western Central Africa) – Brazil: Historical Interdependence and Cultural Interrelations" - Seminar "Africa and Beyond: Translocal Perspectives"

Prof. Dr. Elisio MACAMO

ESA-Conference "Innovating Qualitative Research: Challenges and Opportunities – New Directions in Religion, Technology, Migration and Beyond"

"Making the Field Speak: How to make Sense of African Data Using Interpretative Approaches" - Seminar "Qualitative Research in and on Africa"

Prof. Dr. Anke MATUCHEWSKI

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Gudrun MIEHE

Examiner

Prof. Nataniel NGOMANE

Mozambican Literature and History

"Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa's Ualalapi: Dialogues with History"

Discussions with Workgroup "Postcolonialism"

Dr. Akin ODEBUNMI

"Concealment Discourse in Consultative Encounters in Nigerian Hospitals" - Workshop "Linguistic Research on HIV/AIDS in Bayreuth"

Prof. Dr. Margarida Taddoni PETTER

"African Languages in Brazil"

"Portuguese in Contact in Angola, Brazil and Mozambique"

Dr. Ineke PHAF-RHEINBERGER

"Salvador de Bahia as an African bastion in America"- Seminar "Africa and Beyond: Translocal Perspectives"

Prof. Dr. Nuno Manuel de AZEVEDO ANDRADE PORTO

"Ethnographie und Kunst in Afrikas"

Dr. John PREISSING

International Careers in Development: Working with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization - BIGSAS Career Day 2010

Prof. der. Theo RAUCH

Planungsworkshop Principal Investigatiors der BIGSAS

Prof. Dr. Alain RICARD

"Translation and Apartheid"

"Le principe d’Asihu – The Taxi Principle" - (Screening) - Afrikanistisches Forschungskolloquium

Prof. Dr. Paromita SANYAL

Dignity through Discourse: Poverty and the Culture of Deliberation in Indian Village Democracies

"Deliberative Democracy: Empirical Evidence from Gram Sabhas in South India"

Prof. Dr. em. Gerd SPITTLER

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Véronique TADJO

"The Shadow of Imana" - (Reading) - Subjects of Writing - Writing the Subject (Conference in Durban, South Africa) 

Round table "How can fictional writing testify of real events and be used in ethnographies?" - (Participation) - Subjects of Writing - Writing the Subject (Conference in Durban, South Africa) 

Dipl.-Inf. Veye TATAH

"Mut zur Veränderung – Meine Vision eines neuen Afrika-Bildes in den Medien" - BIGSAS in Town 2010

Prof. Dr. Keyan TOMASELLI

Subjects of Writing - Writing the Subject (Conference in Durban, South Africa) 

Round table "How can fictional writing testify of real events and be used in ethnographies?" - (Participation) - Subjects of Writing - Writing the Subject (Conference in Durban, South Africa) 

Media Discourse

Film, Literature, Arts in Southern Africa

"Sham Reasoning: Mediatizing HIV/AIDS in South Africa"

Prof. Dr. Farouk TOPAN

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Dale WALLACE

Workshop

Prof. Heribert WEILAND

Civil Society and Self-Organization: A View from a Research Institute - (Opening statement and Discussion) - Seminar "Forms of self-organisation in African development"

Dr. Steffen WIPPEL

"Questioning Conventional African Borders: Region-Building across the Sahara"- Seminar "Africa and Beyond: Translocal Perspectives"

Dr. Balarabe ZULYADAINI

Block seminar for Hausa Junior Fellows