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Waltz with Bashir: China, Darfur and the International Criminal Court

Monday, February 9, 2009 (All day)

Time: 6pm-8pm


Speaker: Sharath Srinivasan, University of Oxford


Venue: Room G51, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG


Details: This seminar will consider China's engagement on Darfur with a particular interest in the International Criminal Court. Sharath Srinivasan's most recent work on Sino-Sudanese relations is the chapter 'A Marriage Less Convenient: China, Sudan and Darfur' in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon? Africa and China (edited by S. Naidu and K. Ampiah, University of Kwa Zulu Natal Press 2008). In September 2009, he will take up the David And Elaine Potter lectureship at Cambridge University to lead an Africa-focused Centre of Human Rights and Governance.


Contact: Lili Liu, ll15@soas.ac.uk , Coordinator of the Africa Asia Centre