Posts tagged ‘Erasmus School of History Culture and Communication’
Venue: Louis Leakey Memorial Hall, National Museums of Kenya
Time: 6.30 pm
RSVP: Zahid Rajan/Zarina Patel Tel. 0722344900, 0733741085 or email: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
Topic: An exposition on his latest book SETTLED STRANGERS: ASIAN BUSINESS ELITES IN EAST AFRICA, 1800-2000
Gijsbert Oonk is Associate Professor of African and South Asian History at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication. He is Head of Department of History at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
His major interests include: Business, migration and economic history. He is particularly interested in the role of South Asian (Indian) migrants and settlers in East Africa.