Shimelis Gulema, Ph.D.
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.
Welcome to the Spring 2014 Semester!
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Check out the AFS Spring 2014 course offerings! Contact the instructing professor for more information about any of the courses.
Congratulations to Associate Professor of Literature, Tracey L. Walters, who received the Outstanding Faculty Member Award from the Stony Brook University Chapter of the NAACP!
Congratulations to Doloresse Cham, the recipient of the 2013 Bliss Verdon Memorial Scholarship.
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