The Russian Revolution’s Impact on Africa and the African Diaspora
Prof. Hakim Adi (Chichester U)
|Date||Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm|
|Location||SFB 1199 | Strohsackpassage | Nikolaistraße 6-10 | 5th floor | 04109 Leipzig|
|Information||Pan-Africanism and Communism: The Communist International, Africa and the Diaspora, 1919-1939|
Prof. Hakim Adi (Chichester U, UK)
Hakim Adi is the professor of the history of Africa and the African diaspora at the University of Chichester in England. He has been trained as a historian of Africa and his research interests include the history of the African diaspora as well as African history, particularly in the twentieth century. His most recent project focuses on the activities of the Communist International in Africa and within African diasporas (principally in the United States, the Caribbean, Britain, and France) from 1919-1939.