Tue, Aug 04 | Online Event

Virtual CfAS Summer Institute for Educators

Through the lens of art, history, and literature, this institute will explore places, people, and objects - grand and ordinary - connected to the medieval Trans-Saharan trade.
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Aug 04, 2020, 7:00 AM – Aug 06, 2020, 11:00 PM
Online Event

About the Event

The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University is hosting a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa. This year, the institute will explore places, people, and objects - grand and ordinary - connected to the medieval Trans-Saharan trade, focusing on Medieval Ghana, Mali and Songhai.

SPEAKERS

Mbye Cham, Ph.D. Professor of Literature, Howard University David C. Conrad, Ph.D.  Professor Emeritus of History, UCLA Khaled Esseissah, Ph.D.  Assist. Professor of History, Georgetown University

For more information, contact: Brenda Randolph at brenda.randolph@howard.edu.

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