Africa at Noon (VIRTUAL): Branding Humanity – Competing Narratives of Rights, Violence and Global Citizenship with Amal Fadlalla
March 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Date/Time: March 29th 2023, @12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Speaker: Amal Fadlalla, University of Michigan
Hosted by: Sam England
Amal Hassan Fadlalla is Professor of Anthropology, Women’s and Gender Studies, and Afroamerican and African studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Her research interests and teaching focus on global issues and perspectives related to gender, health, reproduction, diaspora, transnationalism, population, development, and human rights and humanitarianism. She holds a B.Sc. and Masters degree in Anthropology from the University of Khartoum, Sudan (1985,1992), and a PhD from Northwestern University, United States (2000). She is the author of Branding Humanity: Competing Narratives of Rights, Violence and Global Citizenship (Stanford University Press, 2019) and Embodying Honor: Fertility, Foreignness, and Regeneration in Eastern Sudan (The University of Wisconsin Press, 2007).