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Tuesday 1st December 2020

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2020 Award Ceremony and conversation with the winning author
01/12/2020 6:00pm
British-Kuwait Friendship Society Book Prize in Middle Eastern Studies
This year's Award Ceremony will be hosted by HE Mr Khaled Al-Duwaisan, Chairman of the Book Prize. The Ambassador's welcome address will be followed by Frances Guy, Chair of the Judges who will highlight the shortlisted books before announcing the runner up titles. She will then introduce this year's winning title - Electric News in Colonial Algeria by Dr Arthur Asseraf (Oxford University Press).
Black Monuments Matter
05/10/2020 9:00am - 31/03/2021 5:00pm
The Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town
The Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town are pleased to present the online exhibition "Black Monuments Matter". Black Monuments Matter recognises and highlights African contributions to world history by exhibiting World Heritage Monuments and architectural treasures from Sub-Saharan Africa. In doing so, this exhibition sweeps away ideas based on racist theories and hopes to contribute to both awareness of African identity and pride of African Heritage.