22.- 25.9
2020

Panels

Number

Panel Title

Convenor(s)

P 01 Political participation and micro-politics in African
states
Tareq Sydiq
P 03 Meeting the Challenges of Religious Cohabitation: Perspectives on
Interreligious and Inter-Denominational Dialogue Initiatives
Helga Dickow
Yonata
N. Gez  
P 05 Lifeworlds in Crisis: challenging notions of difference

 

Andrea Behrends      Tyler Zoannin
P 06 Africa Plays: Leisure in Africa

 

Tom Michael Mboya               Florian Stoll
P 08 Challenging the Rule of Law: The African Laboratory

 

 Jonas Bens
Leonie Benker
P 09 Beyond the Nobel Prize for Peace - Turmoil and uneasy transformation in the Horn of Africa

 

Magnus Treiber
Sabine Mohamed
P 10 Unpacking EU-West African migration governance: stakes, actors and colonial continuities

 

Leonie Jegen
Franzisca Zanker
P 11 Challenging the institutional bias in research on education - multiplicities of learning processes in Africa

 

Iris Clemens
Erdmute Alber
P 12 Moralities in an entangled world: On studying moral configurations and questions of change Martina Drescher
Eberhard Rothfuß
Eva Spies
P 13 Utopia(n) Challenges in Africa? Grinding Practices, Ethical Controversies

 

Antje Daniel
Melina C. Kalfelis
P 15 Conceptualising religious infrastructures in Africa

 

Yanti Hölzchen
Benjamin Kirby
P 16 Dying, death and burial – the ‘challenging’ functions of end-of-life rituals on the African continent

 

Isabel Bredenbröker
Joh Sarre
P 18 The impact of mobile technologies on social structures in Africa

 

Tamara Gupper
Roos Keja
P 21 In the shadows of autonomy: Decentralized state structures and local
contexts in Africa
Matthew Sabbi
Lamine Doumbia
P 23 In search of African entrepreneurship

 

Helmut Asche
P 24 The ‘Anglophone’ Conflict in Cameroon: Causes, Consequences and Conflict Resolution?<
James Kewir Kiven
Gordon Crawford
P 26 Lands of the Future - Futuremaking with Pastoralists in Africa

 

Echi Christina Gabbert
Günther Schlee
P 27 Governing African mobility: actors, institutions and practices

 

Johara Berriane
Elieth Eyebiyi
P 28 The social production of veterans in Africa, 20th-21st centuries. Identity processes and political re-mobilization

 

Camille Evrard
Martin Mourre
Romain Tiquet
P 31 Sustainable investments in Africa: creating synergies of profits, people and planet

 

Karin Wedig
Matthias Rompel
P 33 Challenges of the future - care for the afterlife in Africa and its diaspora

 

Sophia Thubauville
Sabine Klocke-Daffa
P 35 Challenges of the revolution: Making, living and keeping the Sudanese revolution

 

Valerie Hänsch
Mai Azzam
P 36 Adaptation to climate change and demographic Change in Africa: exposure and vulnerability assessments across different scale

 

Gabriel Tati
P 37 Between Annexation and Appropriation or the Production of the Colonial Space

 

Ute Hasenöhrl
Nicole Wiederroth
P 39 Seeing like a space: A methodological challenge for African Studies

 

Susann Ludwig
Julia Büchele
P 41 The marketization of African wildlife encounter in safari tourism, conservation volunteering and trophy hunting

 

Antje Schlottmann
Olivier Graefe
P 42 Challenging Notions of Education and Knowing: Islamic Practices of Teaching and Learning across Africa

 

Anna Madeleine Ayeh
P 44 An African perspective on associations and the bureaucratization process

 

Laure Carbonnel
Kamina Diallo
P 45 The challenge of misunderstandings in long-distance interconnections: Encounters, exchange and disparities in African history

 

Susann Baller
Amadou Dramé
P 46 Post-truth” politics: Potentials and challenges for African studie

 

Joschka Philipps
P 47 Transnational anticolonial spaces: challenges to nationalism

 

Dmitri van den Bersselaar
Ngozi Edeagu
P 50 Writing a novel, or writing Africa? Recent fiction by writers from Africa and the challenge of addressing problems in African societies without reproducing hegemonic stereotypes about the continent Anja Oed
P 51 Critical Reflections on Knowledge Production and Representation in African Studies

 

Alzbeta Sváblová
Diana B. Kisakye
Serawit B. Debele
P 52 African Universities or Universities in Africa

 

Akiiki Babyesiza
Susanne Ress
P 53 What does it take to decolonize the VAD (Association of Africanists in Germany)?

 

Hans Peter Hahn
Abimbola O. Adesoji
P 54 Opportunities and Challenges of Cooperative Provenance Research

 

Lars Müller
Round Tables:
RT 01 Germany and the Rwandan genocide: New evidence from the German Foreign Office’s archives

 

Sarah Brockmeier Anton Peez Philipp Rotmann
RT 02 Providing Nuanced, Yet Coherent Assessments? Challenges for Social Science Research on Africa   Julia Grauvogel
RT 03 Futures Lost, Found, and Restituted: Archives, Curatorship and the Politics of Audiovisual Heritage
in Africa
Vinzenz Hediger
RT 04 Forschungsfinanzierung in Afrika:Förderorganisationen und VAD - Ein neuer Dialog ?

 

Stefan Skupien
RT 05 Social Security Coverage and Informal Employment - Implications of new Survey Data from
four African Countries
Friedrich-Ebert- Stiftung
RT 06 Podiumsdiskussion:Deutsche Afrikapolitik - eingeholt von Kolonialvergangenheit, Diaspora-Aktivismus und Migrationsrealitäten
Arnold-Bergstraesser-Institut, Freiburg

 

RT 07 La Crise Etatique  au Burkina Faso et au Mali  Helmut Asche