Whitman College

51st Sivert O. and Marjorie Allen Skotheim Lecture in History

"The African Experience of the First World War (1914-1918)"

Whitman welcomes Tim Stapleton to campus for the Fifty-first Sivert O. and Marjorie Allen Skotheim Lecture in History.

Tim Stapleton works on the history of war and society in Africa, particularly Southern Africa. He has published ten sole-authored books, the most recent of which include A History of Genocide in Africa (2017), Warfare and Tracking in Africa, 1952-1990 (2015), and A Military History of Africa, 3 vols. (2013). He also edited an Encyclopedia of African Colonial Conflicts (2016). He is currently working on a SSHRC-funded project on British military culture in colonial West Africa.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Olin Hall, Auditorium (Rm 138)
920 E Isaacs, Walla Walla, WA

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Faculty, Staff, Students, General Public


Academic, Social Sciences, History


Free and open to the Public.


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