Conversations on Contemporary African Issues: Kenya and Ethiopia / Remembering Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Engage with students and alumni of Merrill College's Focus on Africa series (est. 2014), content experts, and distinguished guests in discussing current events relevant to Africa and the African Diaspora.
Topics to be explored include the roots of conflict in Ethiopia, the August 2022 General Election in Kenya, and "debt trap" diplomacy.
A special tribute to the late Archbishop Desmond Tutu (1931 - 2021) and other contributors to the end of apartheid in South Africa will be included in the program.
Saturday, April 23 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Merrill Provost House
Santa Cruz, CA 95064