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The Timbuktu Manuscripts Now

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Center for African Studies; The School of Information Sciences
Date
Apr 5, 2022   2:00 pm  
Contact
Terri Gitler
E-Mail
tgitler@illinois.edu
Phone
217-265-5016
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This event will be held in person in Room 242 of the Information Sciences Building (501 E. Daniel St., C).

and by Zoom.

To register for online attendance, click here.

 

Paul Naylor, Ali Diakite (Hill Museum, Minnesota): Hiding in Plain Sight—Truly Local Knowledge in the Libraries of Timbuktu

Mohamed Diagayete (Ahmed Baba Institute, Mali): The Recent Works of the Ahmed Baba Institute
Charles Stewart (UIUC): Reworking the ‘Core Curriculum’ in Islamic West Africa”
Discussants:
Bruce Hall (UC Berkeley); Mauro Nobili (UIUC)

 

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