William Beinart lectured on African local knowledge

Professor William Beinart, Rhodes Professor of race relations at St Antony’s college, Oxford University, gave a public lecture in Uppsala on Thursday 14 March 2013. The lecture focused on African local knowledge, particularly on livestock diseases and treatment in South Africa. Professor Beinart elaborated on its connections to the natural and supernatural.

The lecture was jointly organised by Forum for Africa Studies and the Department of History in the Ihre Hall. Some 40 people attended.



William Beinart


The Ihre-hall