“The End of Identity Politics: Humanity and the Making of Global Citizens”. Guest Lecture and Book Launch by Amal Fadlalla

There is no doubt that the Islamists’ rise to power in the 1980s has put Sudan at the center of t...

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Amo Lecture “The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility” by Ayelet Shachar

The recording of the Amo Lecture can be found here: https://www.scm.uni-halle.de/amo_lecture/

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Between Cyberutopia and Cyberphobia: the Humanities on the African continent in the Era of Machine Learning

Workshop

This workshop takes its focus from the upheaval in popular and scholarly understandings of the in...

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Body and Bodiliness in Africa

Conference / events

Conference

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Book Presentation of “Memory and Genocide: On What Remains and the Possibility of Representation”

Fazil Moradi presents the book “Memory and Genocide: On What Remains and the Possibility of...

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Digital Imaginaries: Africas in Production

What Africa was, is and could be is characterized by collective practices. If you follow the post...

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Digital Imaginaries: Premonitions

Workshop

On 6th September between 10:00 and 17:00 at Wits Art Museum a workshop with talks and discussions...

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How to Write about Africa

Workshop

+ Writing‐Sweatshop: One Day. One Text

Workshop

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Jour Fixe | Summer 2017

Workshop

Regularly organized at the end of the semester, the Jour Fixe brings together members of the LOST...

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Lecture Series on Bureaucratization

Lecture

Lecture series hosted by the Institute of African Studies

and the Institute of Anthropology

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LOST Research Colloquium | Summer Semester 2017

Colloquium

Weekly Research Colloquium

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LOST Research Colloquium | Summer Semester 2018

Colloquium

Weekly Research Colloquium

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LOST Research Colloquium | Summer Semester 2019

In this monthly colloquium we discuss participants’ work in progress and selected authors. Since ...

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LOST Research Colloquium | Winter Semester 2018/19

Colloquium

In this weekly colloquium we discuss participants’ work in progress and selected authors. Since t...

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Measuring Kinship: The End of Negotiating Relatedness?

Panel

(Panel at the GAA-Conference 2019 at the University of Konstanz) It has become a truism in anthro...

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On the Valuation of Art: Re-negotiating universal and particular repertoires of forms

WiSER Research Seminar On the Valuation of Art: Re-negotiating universal and particular repertoir...

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Richard Rottenburg “People, Pathogens & Technology”

In Episode 4 of the WISER Podcast Richard Rottenburg discusses the cohabitation of people and pat...

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SPP1448 Summer School On Crisis

events / Summer School

Summer School

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The Ecopolitics of Cohabitations: Histories and Futures of Vecotr-Control (as a Global Concern)

events / Symposium

The symposium, entitled “The ecopolitics of cohabitations: Histories and futures of vector-contro...

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