Broadcast 20 April 2021
How does one become a king?
In this exciting and visual lecture and conversation in African history , we will explore the ceremony and symbolism of African kingship, with a focus on the Ashanti kings of West Africa.
In an exploration of Ashanti material culture and history, we will explore the rituals and regalia of the kingship and state appearances of African kings.
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Are you interested in taking your African History studies further? Our public lectures are part of our Foundation Certificate in African History and Political Thought. Please visit the link above to find out more or send us a message to firstname.lastname@example.org or using the form below.