June 18, 2019

CRC Lecture Series 08.07.2019: Progressive Masculinities – A critical examination of possibilities to enable freedom of choice and equity beyond the strict gender-binary

by Muriel Aichberger  A new fashionable term occured in masculinity studies several years ago: toxic masculinity describes the negative side effects of the hegemonic image of […]
June 6, 2019

CRC Lecture Series 17.06.2019: Data Challenges, Poverty Dynamics and Economic Growth. Insights from Assets in Rural Africa.

by Prof. Dan Brockington Recent economic growth in many African countries is widely welcomed, but it is not clear how inclusive that growth is, particularly of […]
April 5, 2019

CRC Lecture Series 27.05.2019: !CANCELED! Beyond Geography’s comparative impulse? On methods and modes of staging comparison in geography

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this lecture is canceled. 0
April 5, 2019

CRC Lecture Series 06.05.2019: Afrotopia, African Renaissance, Afropolitanismus and Afrofuturismus: Four concepts of African Futures

by Dr. Lena Kroeker  Currently, various visions of African Futures circulate. They follow distinctive variations in their concepts and this presentation aims at shedding light on four […]