Shimelis Gulema, Ph.D.

 

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An Assistant Professor of Africana Studies; specializing in Modern and contemporary Africa; The African Diaspora. Urbanization (urban space and its production, youth, urban cultural production, rural-urban ties),    modernity/modernization, migration, national and transnational identities and ideologies (local, national, and diasporic), political economy, governance, development, and the politics of knowledge production.  Ph.D. in African History (Post-Colonial Formations), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA.

Recent Publications:

"Love and Politics in the Time of Revolution," Africa Review of Books/Revue Africaine des Livres, Forthcoming, Sept. 2014 issue.
 
"The Political Economy of Urban Modernization: Addis Ababa, 1941-1975," in Awet Weldemichael and Anthony Lee, eds., New Perspectives in African History, forthcoming.

 

Contact Information:

Social Behavioral Sciences S-251
Office: (631) 632-7473 
E-mail: Shimelis.Gulema@stonybrook.edu

Welcome to the Spring 2015 Semester!

 For the most up-to-date information, pictures and relevant discussions, visit the new Stony Brook University Africana Studies Department Facebook page!

 

News:

Congratulations to M.A. Candidate in Africana Studies Shevonne Cleveland who will be presenting a paper at the 2014 Oxford University Women's Leadership Symposium!

The AFS Open House will be on March 4, 2015 from 12:30pm - 2:20pm. All are invited!

 

 

Department of Africana Studies • Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-4340
Undergraduate Office: 631.632.7470 • Graduate Office: 631.632.7470 • Fax: 631.632.5703
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