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Swaziland: Africa in a Nutshell

Sunday April 9, 2017

2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
US

Phone: 243-7255
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$15-$20

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Albuquerque International Association

Phone: 505.856.7277
Website: Click to Visit

Ann Harris Davidson presents the history, geography, culture and politics of the African country.

Swaziland is seldom referenced in international news but it encapsulates much of both the positive and negative views of Africa; in some ways, it is “Africa in a nutshell”, but small can be stunning, as Swaziland’s unique and compelling characteristics demonstrate. Conflicts have usually driven the international news of Africa but Swaziland’s last implication in any war was more than a century ago and was in a war not of its making.  What factors might have led to Swaziland’s relative peacefulness? Swaziland has cultural and other characteristics that merit consideration in both the African and global contexts. See more... http://www.abqinternational.org/swaziland-africa-in-a-nutshell/

Lecture: $15/AIA Members, $20/Non-Members; Students (under 30) with ID – Free. Please address checks to AIA and mail to AIA, PO Box 92995, Albuquerque, NM 87199 by April 6. You can also pay on-line with credit card or at the door (cash and check only).