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International Conference "Cuba & Africa" - Engagements, Circulations and Racial Representations in the 20th Century

Provisional Programme

23 – 24 May 2016
The Institute for Humanities in Africa (HUMA)
University of Cape Town, Republic of South Africa

Provisional Programme

Monday 23 May

- 09.30 – 10.00 Welcome

- 10.00 – 11.00 Introduction and Notes

  • Adrien DELMAS (IFAS), Giulia BONACCI (IRD, URMIS), Shamil JEPPIE (HUMA, University of Cape Town) and Jean Albergel (IRD)

- 11.00 – 12.00 Panel 1 : Contours of a Cuban Pan-Africanism I

  • José Luis MARTÍN ROMERO (Universidad de La Habana) : Cuban Health Collaboration in Africa. The experience of Health National School of Cuba and the Impact of Solidarity in the Formation of its Staff Culture of Work
  • Agustín LAÓ MONTES (University of Massachusetts) : Diverse Discourses and Politics of Pan-Africanism : Comparing Cuba, Brazil, and Venezuela

- 12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

- 13.30 – 15.00 Panel 2 : Imagining and Experiencing Africa I

  • Karo MORET MIRANDA (Universidad Pompeu Fabra) : Ecué Yamba Ó, hermeneutical Juego by Alejo Carpentier
  • Marzia MILAZZO (Rhodes University, Vanderbilt University) : Disappearing Blackness : Transculturation and Fernando Ortiz’s Por la integración cubana de blancos y negros (For a Cuban Integration of Whites and Blacks)
  • Kali ARGYRIADIS (IRD, URMIS) : Cubanos en Nigeria, nigerianos en Cuba : los actores políticos, científicos y religiosos de la construcción de una filiación

- 15.00 – 15.15 Coffee break

- 15.15 – 16.45 Panel 3 : Imagining and Experiencing Africa II

  • João Felipe GONÇALVES (Universidade de São Paulo) : Across the Straits and the Ocean : Cuban-American Connections with Africa
  • Emma GOBIN (Université Paris VIII) : Between a Renewed Cuban Africanism and a Nigerian Panafricanism : Reflections on Contemporary Religious Collaborations
  • Nahayeilli B. JUÁREZ HUET (CIESAS) : From ’Negro Brujo’ to Cultural Patrimony : Transnational Circulation of the ’Orisha Tradition’ between Nigeria and Cuba

- 16.45 – 17.45 Itinerary

  • Pablo RODRÍGUEZ RUIZ (Instituto Cubano de Antropología) : Hacer antropología en un contexto de conflicto armado. La experiencia de la investigación multidisciplinaria acerca de la cuestión nacional en Angola

Tuesday 24 May

- 09.00 – 10.30 Panel 4 : Contours of a Cuban Pan-Africanism II

  • Emmanuel ALCARAZ (Université Paris X) : Las relaciones entre Algiers y Cuba desde 1962 hasta 1965 a los origenes de la politica cubana en Africa
  • Bernardo J.C. ANDRE & Héloïse KIRIAKOU (Paris IV Sorbonne, Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, IMAF) : “The Cuban Internationalism” to serve the “Brothers” parties

Adrien DELMAS (IFAS)
Cuba against Apartheid

- 10.30 – 10.45 Coffee break

- 10.45 – 12.15 Panel 5 : Contours of a Cuban Pan-Africanism III

  • Michel LUNTUMBUE (GRIP) : The Congo : First Crossroads of Cuban Influence in Africa ?
  • Delmas TSAFACK (University of Dschang) : The Cuban Presence in Equatorial Guinea from 1969 to Today : Motivations and Legacies
  • Yonas ASHINE (Makerere University, Addis Ababa University) : Friendship Square and Cuba Camp in Addis Ababa. Narrating the Ethio-Cuba Relations in the Age of Two Successive Developmentalisms in Ethiopia

- 12.15 – 13.45 Lunch

- 13.45 – 14.45 Panel 6 : Afro-Cuban Rhythms and Exchanges

  • Charlotte GRABLI (EHESS) : Atlantic Dialogues : Sound Correspondences and the Congolese Recreation of Afro-Cuban Music
  • Elina DJEBBARI (King’s College) : Cold War and Cultural Policies : Musical Exchanges between Cuba and West Africa, 1960s-1970s

- 14.45 – 15.00 Coffee break

- 15.00 – 16.30 Concluding Remarks and Open Debate

  • Giulia BONACCI, Kali ARGYRIADIS, Pablo RODRÍGUEZ RUIZ, Shamil JEPPIE, Adrien DELMAS


Contact : comm.research@ifas.org.za / +27 (0)11 403 0458

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