Contemporary Religious Revitalizations

Fall, 2009 – Download Poster PDF Africa has witnessed rapid religious recomposition in recent decades marked by new scales of religious organization, new directional flows of influence, assertive new theologies, and intensified public presences. The realities have inspired the Council to develop a thematic interest in Religion, especially as it relates to longer histories of interaction between Christian, Islamic and …

Contemporary Religious Revitalizations Back Crime and Its Fictions China-Africa Conference at YALE

Spring, 2012 – Download Poster PDF The Yale Council on African Studies presents Crime and Its Fictions A Screening and Discussion of the Movie, WAR DON DON with Rebecca Richman Cohen Harvard University Law School Christopher Santora Former Defense Attorney for SCSL Jacob Olupona Harvard University Siba Grovogui Johns Hopkins University Chaired by Lea Brilmeyer and Kamari Maxine Clarke Yale University …

Crime and Its Fictions

Spring, 2012 – Download Poster PDF The Yale Council on African Studies presents Crime and Its Fictions A Screening and Discussion of the Movie, WAR DON DON with Rebecca Richman Cohen Harvard University Law School Christopher Santora Former Defense Attorney for SCSL Jacob Olupona Harvard University Siba Grovogui Johns Hopkins University Chaired by Lea Brilmeyer and Kamari Maxine Clarke Yale University …

Geographies of Transnational Change

The Anthropology of the Contemporary Fall 2012 This invited lecture series examined the radical transformations in the world around us. From new legal bodies, reconfigured medical developments, new ways of conceptualizing the human person and various extra-state projects (sex categories, international organizations, music brokers, migration policies and their stories, NGOs, international tribunals, and new economic arrangements), the goal was for …

African Court Research Initiative-FIU College of Law International Criminal Law Expert Conference

African Court Research Initiative-FIU College of Law International Criminal Law Expert Conference The Potential Impact and Limits of the Criminal Jurisdiction of the African Court of Justice and Human and Peoples’ Rights The African Court Research Initiative (ACRI), a collaboration between FIU Law Professor Charles Jalloh and Professor Kamari Clarke (University of Pennsylvania), with funding from the Open Society Justice …