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Events for April 20, 2017
This conference brings together scholars, policy analysts, humanitarians, and artists to explore the multiple ways in which the Nigerian civil war of 1967-1970 drew the attention of the world, and to assess the legacies of Biafra for subsequent generations. The Conference is co-sponsored by George Washington University’s departments of Africana Studies, American Studies, English, History, … Continue reading Remembering Biafra: History, Memory, and the Global Impact of the Nigerian Civil WarFind out more »
GHI Spring Lecture Series 2017 The Making of the Digital World Organized by Anne Schenderlein and Elisabeth Engel With their constant promise to make our life easier, computers have become an unquestioned part of our daily routines. Estimates have it that there are 2 billion devices in use around the world today, with expectations that … Continue reading GHI: Dial-up: A Grassroots History of Social MediaFind out more »