Annual Symposium and AGM
in association with the Centre of African Studies, SOAS
Saturday 24th October 2015
Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
|9.30 - 10.15||Registration and tea or coffee|
|10.15 - 10.20||The SSSUK President, Professor Ibrahim el Salahi, Hon. DLitt., will open the proceedings.|
|10.20 - 10.55||Ricardo Preve, filmmaker and photographer: The wreck of the Italian submarine "Macalle" at Barra Musa Kebir.|
|10.55 - 11.30||Chris Milner, Director, Transformedia: 'Who are we?' Culture and identity in South Sudan.|
|11.30 - 12.30||
Panel on youth radicalisation among Sudanese.
|12.30 - 1.30||Lunch|
|1.30 - 2.15||SSSUK Annual General Meeting (Non-members welcome but may not vote)|
|2.15 - 2.50||Dr. Chris Vaughan, Lecturer in African History, Liverpool John Moores University: Making the state in Condominium Darfur: Violence, accommodation and the legacies of the sultans.|
|2.50 - 3.20||Tea/coffee break|
|3.20 - 3.55||Dr. Mansour Khalid, former Foreign Affairs Minister and former Advisor to John Garang, will launch his latest book, The paradox of two Sudans: The CPA and the road to partition.|
|3.55 - 4.25||Sudanese singer Shurooq Abuelnas and keyboard player Mohamed Makki bring our meeting to a melodic close.|
The conference is nearly full, so if you wish to attend please book in advance.
Booking by cheque: Print out and post the downloadable booking form.
Booking by PayPal (no need to send form by post):
Advance booking is needed to secure a ticket for the symposium lunch. (The ticket will be waiting for you when you register.)
Non-members are welcome to participate in the Symposium. The day's programme will also include SSSUK's Annual General Meeting, in which non-members may observe but not vote. There is no charge for members who wish to attend the AGM only.