African History Research Seminar

Seminar, SWS: 2, lecture number: 55509


Mittwoch, 14-16; 1.30 S7, GW II

The Seminar mainly addresses MA and doctoral students from History, African Studies and other disciplines with an interest in current research work in the modern history of Africa. Selected methodological texts as well as examples of thesis outlines, sources from archival and field studies, draft chapters or articles are presented and discussed regarding all typical steps and challenges occurring in graduate research projects: planning a thesis, conducting research and evaluation, and situating results in the context of current debates about topics and methods in African History. Presentations are expected from the participants as well as from invited guests.

All interested participants are kindly requested to contact