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 2015 Semester!
For the most up-to-date information, pictures and relevant discussions, visit the new Stony Brook University Africana Studies Department Facebook page!
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!
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