Postcolonial Empires: Institutions of Postcolonialism

3 February 2010, 17:00 - 19:00

CRASSH 17 Mill Lane, Seminar room

Reading Group


The politics of memory, memorialisation and museums in postcolonial Kenya.



Facilitated by Dr Emma Hunter, Cambridge

This session will prepare the group for papers by Professor John Lonsdale (Trinity, Cambridge) and Dr Lotte Hughes (Open University)



To access the Readings please contact Rachel or Manar

Marshall Clough.  Mau Mau and the Contest for Memory,  (Chapter 11 of Mau Mau and Nationhood. Ed. Odhiambo and Lonsdale. (2003

John Lonsdale  Soil, Work, Civilization and Citizenship in Kenya,   Journal of Eastern African Studies 2.2 July 2008.



Open to all.  No registration required

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