Call for Papers

THE EUROPEAN CONQUEST OF THE SOKOTO CALIPHATE:
ONE HUNDRED YEARS AFTER


The Department of History,Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto, Nigeria,
announces an International Seminar to Commemorate the Centenary of the decline of the Sokoto Caliphate (15th March,1903-15th March 2003)

Venue: Congregation Hall, City Campus, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto.
Date: 15th 16th March,2003
Time: 10.00a.m-6.00pm Daily

THEME:
THE EUROPEAN CONQUEST OF THE SOKOTO CALIPHATE:
ONE HUNDRED YEARS AFTER 

SUB-THEMES:

1.The Caliphate
 
a. International Relations/Diplomacy
  b. Economy
  c. Politics
  d. Education
  e. Culture
  f. Justice, Religion, Gender
2.Conquest
3.Resistance/Collaboration
4.Administration
5.Nationalism

Abstracts should not exceed 200 words and be e-mailed to
sokotocentenary2003@yahoo.com  on or before 20th February 2003.

For additional information, please contact:

The Secretary (Organising Committee)
Sokoto Centenary Conference
Department of History
Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto,
P.M.B.2346, Sokoto Nigeria.
Tel. +234-60-232451,
+234-60-237660,
+234-60-238877

York/UNESCO Nigerian Hinterland Project
Department of History, York University,  Toronto, Canada
Email: nigerian@yorku.ca
Fax: (416) 650-8173