Mali In Transition Conference 2013: Charlotte Joy Fri, 2013-08-09 19:31
Panel 4 ? Cultural Heritage and Conservation
UNESCO is what? World Heritage, Militant Islam and the search for a common humanity in Mali – Dr Charlotte Joy
Organised by the Centre of African Studies and SOAS, University of London, with the support of the MBI Al Jaber Foundation, ASA-UK and Goldsmiths? College, this conference aims to provide an interdisciplinary and research-based platform to Africanists from Europe, Africa and the USA, to initiate a debate about the causes of the present political and humanitarian crisis in Mali, but also its impact on the country?s social and cultural diversity.