A discourse on Islamist militancy in Africa
December 6, 2016 · 6-7PM
Columbia Journalism School, Pulitzer Hall, Room 607B
- Helon Habila, Author of “The Chibok Girls: The Boko Haram kidnappings and Islamist militancy in Nigeria.”
- Brian Larkin, Professor of Anthropology, Barnard College, Columbia University; Member, The Committee on Global Thought.
- Shobana Shankar, Professor of History, Stony Brook University.
- Nicholas Lemann, Dean Emeritus, Columbia Journalism School; Director, Columbia Global Reports.
Columbia Global Reports and The Committee On Global Thought welcomed Helon Habila, Barnard College and Columbia University Professor of Anthropology Brian Larkin, and Stony Brook University Professor of History Shobana Shankar, along with Nicholas Lemann, director of Columbia Global Reports, for a conversation on Islamist militancy, women, Africa, and Habila’s new book “The Chibok Girls: The Boko Haram kidnappings and Islamist militancy in Nigeria.”
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