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The African Studies Program at New College presents:

“Why Comrades Go To War. Liberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict"

A Public Lecture by Professor Harry Verhoeven,
The School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University in Qatar
WHEN: Tuesday, December 12, 2017

FROM: 12PM-2PM
Room 2053 Wilson Hall Lounge, New College, University of Toronto

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BIO OF PROFESSOR HARRY VERHOEVEN

Professor Harry Verhoeven teaches at the School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University in Qatar, and he is an Associate Member of the Department of Politics & International Relations at the University of Oxford. He also remains the Convenor of the Oxford University China-Africa Network, which he founded in 2009. He read for his doctorate at St Cross College, the University of Oxford, and served as a Visiting Scholar at the University of Cambridge in 2016-2017. He is the author of Water, Civilisation and Power in Sudan. The Political Economy of Military-Islamist State Building (Cambridge University Press, 2015) and the editor of Environmental Politics of the Middle East. Local Struggles, Global Connections (Hurst, forthcoming).

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Contact: Prof. Marieme Lo, Director African Studies Program | Marieme.lo@utoronto.ca

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