The aim of the paper is to assess the political role marabouts still play in contemporary democratic culture of Senegal. Our researchers explore the different forms of expression that political culture and communication take, investigating how political discourse and practice can both inhibit and enhance wider cultural and societal value and progress. Our staff are widely published experts in global politics, history and cultural studies. You will be designated a personal tutor with whom you will meet regularly to discuss your academic progress. Department of History In ths Department of History, we specialise in people’s histories that help us connect the past with the present and with ourselves.
Deborah is an historian of cultural and intellectual history in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Her research focuses on the relationship between religion, medicine and education. She is working on a book that examines medical missions and missionary education across the British … Read More