Commendations for the classes of 2020-2022! We congratulate the following PhD and MA students for earning degrees in these most recent, difficult years.
'We are Zama Zama,' a documentary film by Rosalind Morris about the plight of illegalized migrants scavenging n South Africa's ruined gold mines, has been acquired by BBC for broadcast on its Africa Eye series. The television broadcast version has been re-edited, translated and dubbed into Swahili, Hausa and French for continental distribution in Africa, which starts May 31.
Hala Habib has won a fellowship for historical research on the built environment from the Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture. Chloé Faux has been awarded funding from the Institute for the Study of Economic Research and Policy for a conference on “(Re) Inventions of Africa: Flows of Knowledge, between Anthropology, Africa and the Diaspora.”