Crossing The Sahara and Back: African Feminisms in Dialogue

On Friday, November 18th, AADS hosted its 2nd Humanities Afternoon - "Crossing the Sahara and Back: African Feminisms in Dialogue." The event, which brought together students, faculty, community members and leaders, featured stimulating presentations from internationally renowned speakers, whose works focus on interrogating, theorizing and actively engaging gender issues within a transnational perspective. For program and session abstracts, and abbreviated speaker biographies, please click here.

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The three internationally renowned keynote speakers, from left to right: Dr. Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University; Dr. Fatima Sadiqi, University of Fez, Morocco; Dr. Abena Busia, Rutgers University

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From left to right: Dr. Fatima Sadiqi, University of Fez, Morocco; and Dr. Obioma Nnaemeka, Indiana University).