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Symposium on Muslim African Intellectual History
March 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Please mark your calendars and join us in hosting a number of African scholars on Monday, March 27th, 2:00-5:00 for a small symposium on Muslim African intellectual history. Ousmane Kane, Harvard University will deliver the keynote, “Beyond Timbuktu: an intellectual history of Muslim West Africa.” This will be followed by a panel and discussion. Please click here for more information and the full schedule.
This event is sponsored by the History Department, Religions and Public Life at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, The African Initiative, and the Humanities Futures of the FHI.
Ahmadieh Family Conference Room 101 West Duke Bldg.