Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

How The Digital Era is Transforming Politics in Kenya

Event Details

How The Digital Era is Transforming Politics in Kenya
Lecture by Nanjala Nyabola
Date: 
March 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
1501 IAB

Nanjala Nyabola is a Nairobi-based political analyst, writer, and humanitarian advocate. Her academic career has focused on forced Migration in Africa, and includes two MSc degrees from the University of Oxford, which she attended as a Rhodes Scholar. She also holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School. She will discuss her recent book, Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya (African Arguments, 2018).