Dr. Michael, nigerian historian, will discuss his research on local anti-slavery networks in the 19th-century Gold Coast (present-day Ghana) and their interactions with the Basel Mission Society.
Dr. Michael Ehis Odijie is a historian conducting research at University College London, UK, as part of the EU research project "African Anti-Slavery Movements: Rise and Change." He received his university education in history and international relations in Nigeria and England and earned his PhD from the University of Sheffield.
Host: Claudia Buess, Mission 21
Talk and discussion in English, translation into German