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Categorizing Currencies II: Making Money Making Subjects

February 18, 2022 at 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT

Professor Allan Lumba (Virginia Tech) and Professor Tinashe Nyamunda (University of Pretoria) will lead a seminar discussion on the historical use of currency as a means of creating subjects and citizens. Prof Lumba will discuss his latest work on currency in American colonial Philippines and Prof. Nyamunda will present work on currency in colonial south and central Africa. 

Location: Zoom