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Food For Thought: “Art vs. Aid in African Conflict” featuring Dr. Chérie Rivers Ndaliko, Department of Music

January 27, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dr. Chérie Rivers Ndaliko is an interdisciplinary scholar who studies radical arts interventions in conflict regions of Africa through ethnomusicology, film studies, and cultural theory. Her work centers on film and music as catalysts of movements of socio-political transformation as well as on the ethics and aesthetics of humanitarian aid in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In this context she devotes particular attention to youth and gender politics. She is also a composer and pianist who holds a B.M. in film scoring from the Berklee College of Music, an A.M. from Harvard University in Ethnomusicology, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in African Studies.


January 27, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Graham Memorial: Room 011 (Basement Level)
218 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States