Welcome at the official website of the Priority Programme "Adaptation and Creativity in Africa - Significations and Technologies in the Production of Order and Disorder"

 

For an overview of the projects approved under the Priority Programme 1448 please see Projects and the interactive map of projects and partners.

23.10.2018

Lecture: “The End of Identity Politics: Humanity and the Making of Global Citizens” by Amal Hassan Fadlalla, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Guest Lecture and Book Launch: “The End of Identity Politics: Humanity and the Making of Global Citizens” by Amal Hassan Fadlalla, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor at November 21th, 2018.[more]


23.10.2018

Lecture: "The Capacity for Truth: Of ‘Restitution’ in African Systems of Thought" by Achille Mbembe, WiSER, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Anton Wilchelm Amo Lecture: "The Capacity for Truth: Of ‘Restitution’ in African Systems of Thought" by Achille Mbembe, WiSER, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg at November 14th, 2018.[more]


05.09.2018

SPP1448 Working Paper No. 29 now online

We are happy to announce the twenty-ninth issue of the SPP 1448 Working Paper Series: Knowlege on the run. Uncertainties in the careers of kenyan long-distance runners.[more]


30.04.2018

SPP1448 Working Paper No. 28 now online

We are happy to announce the twenty-eighth issue of the SPP 1448 Working Paper Series: Registers of justice and feminine agencies in sexual violence in Sudan.[more]


27.03.2018

SPP1448 Working Paper No. 27 now online

We are happy to announce the twenty-seventh issue of the SPP 1448 Working Paper Series: Skewing the nation: mobilising queer citizenship in South Africa .[more]