Doctoral Research Colloquium

MISR Seminar Room 1
Event Date
June 15, 2018
Event Time
02:15 PM

Makerere Institute of Social Research invites you for a Doctoral Research colloquium on Friday, June 15, 2018, in MISR Seminar Room 1. This event is organised in partnership with the University of Bergen under the Norad project.

Time: 9:00am - 5:15pm

Papers to be presented include:

 From MISR Alumni

  1. Laury OcenReading Monuments: the Politics and Poetics of Memory in Postwar Northern Uganda.
  2. Haydee BangerezakoIndirect Writing and the Production of History in Burundi: Official History and Women as Mwami.
  3.  Yonas Ashine DemisseProphets and subjects of Development: slavery, civilization and State Formation in Ethiopia.
  4. Joseph KasuleIslam in the State: A Genealogy of the Muslim Minority Question in Uganda.
  5. Frank MuherezaThe Transformation of Karamoja: Sedentarization of Pastoralists.


From University of Bergen PhD Students

  1. Reidar Oygard, Relevance Cultivating Science? The case of Agricultural Education and Sciences at Makerere university.
  2. Andrea Felde, Relations between Politics and Knowledge in an Authoritarian Regime: The Case of Makerere University, Uganda.
  3. Anja Myrtveit, Knowledge and Innovations.


Papers can be collected from the MISR Library.


Attendance is limited to 60 persons. To register please email:

For more information, please call: 02003052000.