The Anglo-Ethiopian Society

Lecture - Laughing about Corruption in Chinese-Ethiopian Encounters

Miriam Driessen

Thursday 11th May 2017

5:00pm - 7:00pm in the Pavilion Room, 4th floor Gateway Building, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Rd, Oxford OX2 6JF
Free, all welcome.

Miriam Driessen's paper sheds light on comic narratives of corruption as a form of cultural critique. She asks the question why corruption stories in the context of Chinese-Ethiopian encounters are often infused with humour.

More information can be found on the African Studies Centre website.

Part of the African Studies Centre Seminar Series, Trinity Term 2017

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