ETHNOLOGY plus ‒ Encountering the diversity of culture

NIGHT OF THE PROFS AT THE MAINZ STATE THEATER
Sunday, 14 May 2017, 6:00-10:00 p.m.


Under the motto ETHNOLOGY plus professors of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) will present a wide array of their current research. They will provide insight into encounters and movements of people, things, and ideas in and between Africa, Europe, and the rest of the world. A kaleidoscope of eight short presentations of about 30 minutes will convey the variety of topics that are being explored at the JGU Department of Anthropology and African Studies such as the national independence celebrations in West Africa, the return of migrants to the Cape Verde Islands, tea trade in Mali, languages in Africa, transatlantic music, and much more.

The Night of the Profs is being organized by the Department of Anthropology and African Studies of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and starts at 6:00 p.m. at Großes Haus at the Mainz State Theater, Gutenbergplatz 7, 55116 Mainz.

Admission is free.
Advance booking is not required.