A History of the Indian Ocean World in Five Objects

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Zanzibar stamp with dhow
Zanzibar stamp with dhow
Talks
Sep 7, 2017 - 5:30 pm
KAM Lower Level, Auditorium

A History of the Indian Ocean World in Five Objects

Talk by Isabel Hofmeyr, professor of African Literature, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, and Visiting Global Distinguished Professor of English, New York University

Sponsored in part by the CAS MillerComm Lecture and Krannert Art Museum

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean