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AIA Lecture: Understanding the Development of Urban Society in Ancient East Africa.

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012

by Dr. Chapurukha Kusimba, Curator of African Anthropology, Field Museum of Natural History. A reception will follow.

Co-sponsored by UT's Ready for the World Global Awards Committee, Africana Studies, Dept. of Anthropology, Black Cultural Center, Dept. of Classics, Dept. of History, Dept. of Religious Studies.

Extra class lectures Oct. 24, 8:00 am and 9:00 am, HSS 105. "Beyond Cityscapes: Three Scales and Networks of Interaction in Precolonial Coastal East Africa"

Oct. 25, 12:40-1:55 pm, Hodges 253. "Islam in Africa: The Role and Influence of Ibadis in Shaping the Political Economy of East Africa"


Free and open to the public


McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
1327 Circle Park Dr
Knoxville, TN 379996

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