“Desert Futures : Sahara Symposium” (Yale MacMillan Center and Whitney Humanities Center)

Event time: 
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 5:30pm to Sunday, May 1, 2022 - 5:30pm
Event description: 

The “Desert Futures : Sahara” symposium and workshop is scheduled to take place in person at Yale University from April 28 to May 1,  2022.  This interdisciplinary, multi-day event will bring together a distinguished group of artists and scholars from diverse disciplinary and linguistic backgrounds to participate in conversations focused on the poetics and politics of Saharan spaces in particular. The conference includes a public opening symposium, film screenings and art exhibitions, a graduate student colloquium, and a scholarly workshop. More information about the 2022 conference can be found here.

Supported by:

The Humanity/Humanities Program at the Whitney Center for Humanities at Yale
The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale
Yale MacMillan Center Council on African Studies
Yale MacMillan Center Council on Middle East Studies
Free but register in advance
Open to: 
General Public