Orfalea Center Thematic Research Cluster
Resistance, Autonomy, Liberation
“Tanzania and the Liberation Struggles in Southern Africa”
This is a special guest lecture by Dr. Azaria Mbughuni on the role of Tanzania in Southern Africa’s liberation struggles. Dr. Mbughuni’s guest lecture will build onto Professor Mhoze Chikowero’s ongoing graduate seminar on African Self-Liberation.
Dr. Mbughuni is Assistant Professor of History at Lane College, where he is also the Chair of the Division of Business, Social and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Mbughuni was born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He earned his Ph.D. from Howard University. His research interests include the role of Tanzania and the Pan-African Diasporas in the struggles for African independence.