This week, we are sharing expertise from Souleymane Bachir Diagne who spoke on a panel last October as part of “Repatriation of Museum Objects” for Cornell University’s Institute for European Studies. Next week, we will be sharing the expertise of Cécile Fromont, another of the event’s panelists, as part 2 of this episode.
In the news, Kim and Rachel talk about recent events in Ethiopia and Niger, how food security affects us all, and the recent transfer of power in the United States.
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Books from the Episode
Other Links and Articles
“Crisis in Mozambique” by Global Dispatches podcast hosted by Mark Leon Goldberg
“What to Watch in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2021” by Judd Devermont, Marielle Harris, Yemi Adamolekun, Lina Benabdallah, Will Brown, Maria E. Burnett, Emilia Columbo, Mvemba Phezo Dizolele, Hilary Matfess, Kyle Murphy, Rafiq Raji, Jon Temin, and Laird Treiber
“The Restitution of African Cultural Heritage. Toward a New Relational Ethics” by Felwine Sarr and Bénédicte Savoy
“How African Body Markings Were Used to Construct the Idea of Race in Colonial Brazil” by Aldair Rodrigues
“Theories of Statehood and Multi-level Governance” by African Leadership Center
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