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Africa at Noon: The Archival Possibilities of Social Media with James Yeku

March 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Date/Time: March 1st 2023, @12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Speaker: James Yeku, University of Kansas

Hosted by: Matthew Brown

 

BIO

James Yékú is an Assistant Professor of African and African American studies at the University of Kansas, where he leads the African digital humanities program. He is the author of Cultural Netizenship: Social Media, Popular Culture, and Performance in Nigeria (Indiana University Press), and a book of poetry, Where the Baedeker Leads (Mawenzi House, Toronto). His current digital projects include Digital Nollywood, an Omeka-based collection of vintage film posters from Nigeria.

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Date:
March 1
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

206 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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