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News and Events of Cultural Studies (ICS) of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

Monthly Seminar series: Scholars from various academic and cultural background present papers to a community of staff and students every month in the Institute’s Monthly Seminar series. Read more here
Some of the recent presentations are:

^ Mr. Olly Owen, Oxford University, Oxford, UK – The Public and the Police, 17th August, 2011.

^ Dr. Austin Emielu, Department of Performing Arts, University of Ilorin - Highlife Music in West Africa, 26th October, 2011.

^ Prof. Anita Naciscioni, Latvia Academy of Culture, Giga, Latvia - British Heritage, Present Identity and Language Change, 20th March, 2012

^ Prof. Idowu Awopetu, Department of Zoology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife – Africa’s Contribution to the Development of Science and Technology: Real or Imagined”?  25th April, 2012.

^ Dr. I. A. Olatunbosun, Dept. of Jurisprudence and Private Law, Faculty of Law, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife -  Customary Criminal Law in Africa and its Lessons for Western Jurisprudence,  30th May, 2012

^  Prof. Tejumola Olaniyan, Louise Durham Mead Professor of African and African Diaspora Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA - The Bigness of Richness: Wealth, Power, and Body Size in African Political Cartoons, 13th September, 2012.

^Prof. Dele Layiwola, Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan - Culture, Globalisation and National Development, 24th October 2012.

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