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18:00 - 21:30 24 October 2016

Soomaalinimo in the 21st Century


Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: £6
Ticketing: Ticketed

Explore the meaning of Soomaalinimo(Somaliness) and the ways in which it has evolved historically since it first emerged in anti-colonial struggles in the 1940s. Speakers will investigate the multiple and contested political, cultural and social meanings of Soomaalinimo, and reflect on what it means today for younger generations.


Dr Aarathi Prasad
+44 (0)20 7679 7521 | a.prasad@ucl.ac.uk


Somali Week Festival Programme