Public Lecture Announcement
Topic: Fourah Bay College and the Sierra Leonean Diaspora
Speaker: Professor Alusine Jalloh
Founding Director, The Africa Program
The University of Texas at Arlington
Venue: Mary Kingsley Auditorium
Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone
Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
The free event is part of the celebration of Fourah Bay College’s (alma mater) 190th anniversary. The College is the oldest institution of higher education in sub-Saharan Africa.
Professor Jalloh is currently researching a book on the Sierra Leonean diaspora. Previously, he published a chapter, "Sierra Leoneans in America and Homeland Politics" in his edited book with Toyin Falola titled, "The United States and West Africa: Interactions and Relations" (Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2008). The book is available for sale at www.Amazon.com.
Photo: Professor Alusine Jalloh.