Mahmood Mamdani

Mahmood Mamdani

Professor Mahmood Mamdani is a Ugandan academic, author, and political commentator. He is the director of the Makerere Institute of Social Research , the Herbert Lehman Professor of Government at the School of International and Public Affairs and the Professor of Anthropology, Political Science and African Studies at Columbia University. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mahmood Mamdani has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Forum as a Representative for the New School University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 798 views per program as a Director for the Institute of African Studies of the Columbia University.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2008 - Present Professor, Government and Anthropology, Columbia University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Director, Institute of African Studies, Columbia University Videos: 1 c. April 3, 1991 - Present Representative, New School University Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Saviors and Survivors</em>

    Saviors and Survivors

    Mahmood Mamdani talked about his book Saviors and Survivors: Darfur, Politics, and the War on Terror (Pantheon; March 17, 2009). Professor Mamdani…

  • <em>Good Muslim, Bad Muslim</em>

    Good Muslim, Bad Muslim

    Mahmood Mamdani talked about his book Good Muslim, Bad Muslim: America, the Cold War, and the Roots of Terror, published by Pantheon Books, about…

  • Development Crisis in Africa

    Development Crisis in Africa

    The session began with Robert McNamara, former president of The World Bank, giving the keynote Copeland Lecture. Mr. McNamara’s comments focused on…

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