UCLA » College » Social Sciences » History
Grad Students

Madina Thiam



Contact Information

Email    mthiam@ucla.edu
Office  Bunche 2155

WEBSITE


Read More

Fields of Study

Africa; Diaspora; Islam; Intellectual History

Conference Presentations

  • 2017 UNESCO World Heritage Young Professionals Forum. Theme: “Memory: Lost and Recovered Heritage” (Jun. 25 - Jul. 4, Warsaw & Krakow, Poland)
  • 2017 ULCA HGSA Conference: "Empire State of Mind: Best of Intentions, Unsolicited Interventions, and the 2012 Crisis in Mali" (Apr. 14, Los Angeles, United States)
  • 2016 African Studies Association Conference: "A Trail of Scented Salams: Migrating and Settling along the Tarīq-al-Sūdān in the 19th and 20th centuries" (Dec. 1-3, Washington DC, United States)
  • 2016 University of Bern 'Transpositions' Summer School: "Westerners along the Nile: West African Muslims in Sudan in the 19th and 20th centuries" (Sept. 4-7, Kandersteg, Switzerland)
  • 2016 UCLA Futures of History Conference: "The Futures of History: What Do We See and Envision?" (Feb. 25-26, Los Angeles, United States)

Advisors

Prof. Ghislaine Lydon (website)

Degrees

B.A., History and International Affairs, Economics Minor, The George Washigton University, 2012