In Conversation with Bobi Wine
In Conversation with Bobi Wine
WhenSaturday, Nov 16, 2019, 2 – 4 p.m.
Campus locationThomson Hall (THO)
Campus room101
Event typesSpecial Events
Event sponsorsAfrican Studies Program, Department of History, Africa Now, One Vibe Africa
Description

Please join us for a live recording of the Diaspora Connect video podcast with legendary Ugandan musician and Member of Parliament, Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi.

Kyagulanyi, commonly known by his stage name Bobi Wine, is the leader of the “People Power” movement in Uganda.  This year Bobi was honored by the Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow Push Coalition for his advocacy of democracy in Uganda, and was named a 2019 Global Thinker by Foreign Policy Magazine.

Bobi Wine will be interviewed by Simon Okelo Founder and Executive Director of One Vibe Africa and the host of Diaspora Connect, followed by an audience Q&A. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information:
African Studies Program
africa1@uw.edu | 206.616.0998

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