The Empire Writes Back: How Africans Articulated and Challenged the Brutish (South African) Empire

Speaker: Peter Limb Topic: “The Empire Writes Back: How Africans Articulated and Challenged the Brutish (South African) Empire” Date: Thursday, November 7th, 2013 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Place: Room 201 International Center Dr. Peter Limb is Associate Professor (Adjunct) of History and Africana Bibliographer at Michigan State University. His recent books include The People’s Paper:…

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Agricultural Input Subsidy Programs in Theory and in Practice: The Case of Zambia

Speaker: Nicole Mason Topic: “Agricultural Input Subsidy Programs in Theory and in Practice: The Case of Zambia” Date: Thursday, October 31st, 2013 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Place: Room 201 International Center Nicole M. Mason is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics (AFRE) at Michigan State University. After completing her…

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Access to Land in Kenya: Can Smallholders Farm Their Way Out of Poverty?

Speaker: Milu Muyanga Topic: “Access to Land in Kenya: Can Smallholders Farm Their Way Out of Poverty?” Date: Thursday, October 24th, 2013 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Place: Room 201 International Center Dr. Muyanga joined the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics at Michigan State in May 2013 as an assistant professor focusing on international agricultural development.…

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