Giovanni Ruffini: Africa in the Medieval World Lecture Series: "Nubia and the Question of 'Medieval Africa'"


Monday, October 22, 2018, 5:00pm


Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Africa in the Medieval World Lecture Series


  • Lecture 1, October 1:

Steven Kaplan, In Search of Medieval Africa: Sources, Methods and Traps

  • Lecture 2, October 22:

Giovanni Ruffini, Nubia and the Question of 'Medieval Africa'

  • Lecture 3, November 12:

Daphne Gallagher, Reflecting on Medieval West Africa: Archaeological Perspectives from Burkina Faso, Mali, and Senegal


Co-sponsored with the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Department of African and African American Studies


All three lectures are held from 5-7pm in the Thompson Room at the Barker Center.