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Our next VAW Poetry Slam will take place on:

Date: Thursday, 15th March 2018
Time: 7pm
Location: Department of African Studies, Altes AKH Campus, Seminar room 1 (1st floor)

If you would like to participate, kindly send me an e-mail (anissa.strommer@univie.ac.at) with three poems. There will be cash prizes for the top 3!

Thank you and hope to see you next week,

Your VAW team

PS: And don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Vienna-African-Writers-Club-The-VAW-Club-804750209580687/

VAW, Vienna African Writers Club, Department of African Studies, Spitalgasse 2, Hof 5, 1090 Vienna

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Lecture Series Winter Term 2017
Housing for workers (and others) in African cities

Within the lecture series entitled Housing for workers (and others) in African cities held this semester at the Department of African Studies, University of Vienna, we have four established scholars as guest speakers. 

Thursdays, 15:00-17:00; Department of African Studies, Seminar Room 1

Come and join one of the lectures:

Invited guests

Luce Beeckmans, Ghent University, Belgium, Department of Architecture and Urban Planning
30 November 2017, Topic: The city about to dissolve. The SICAP neighborhoods of Dakar: past, present, future

Cristina Udelsmann Rodrigues, The Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden
07 December 2017, Topic: Configuring the living environment in mining areas in Angola: contestations between mining companies, workers, local communities and the state

Robert Home, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, Land Management
14 December 2017, Topic: Worker housing in colonial and postcolonial Africa: Legal history and field research from South Africa, Kenya, Zambia and Nigeria

Garth Myers, Trinity College, Hartford, Urban International Studies
11 January 2018, Topic: Hybridity and Transversal Linkages in Tanzanian Architecture and Urban Planning

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