African Women in Politics

Episode 58 of Africa Past and Present, the podcast about African history, culture, and politics, is available at:  http://afripod.aodl.org

In this episode, Professor Aili Mari Tripp (Political Science, University of Wisconsin Madison; President-elect, U.S. African Studies Association) discusses African women’s movements, democratization, and the paradoxes of power in Museveni’s Uganda. She also underscores the need for the African Studies Association to challenge the U.S. government’s draconian cuts to international education. With guest host Prof. Kiki Edozie (International Relations, Michigan State).

11.07.11