Workshop 7

University Cape Coast

In March 2020 the seventh workshop of the SDG Graduate School welcome the second batch of PhD students, starting their scholarships from March 2020 onwards.

It focuses on the topics of cultural sustainability, cultural policy, conflict studies and academic writing and time management as well as a practical artistic workshop. Aditionnaly all PhD and MA scholarship holders will present the current status of their dissertations and receive feedback from experts.

A public round table ‘Sustaining a distinctive Ghanaian Musical identity in a Globalised Musical mix’ will focus on perspectives of Ghanaian artists and will take place on Thursday 5th March 2020.

Lecturers and Facilitators:

  • Prof Akosua Addo, Visiting scholar, Department of Theatre Arts and Film Studies, University of Cape Coast
  • Kojo Antwi, Musician, Ghana
  • Nana Ampadu, Musician, Ghana
  • Akosua Agyepong, Musician, Ghana
  • Dr Sabine Brendel, Independent Lecturer, Germany
  • Prof Susanne Buckley-Zistel, Center for Conflict Studies, University of Marburg
  • Prof Florian Carl, Department of Music and Dance, Faculty of Arts, University of Cape Coast
  • Eyram Fiagbedzi, Department of Music and Dance, Coordinator Graduate School, University of Cape Coast
  • Prof Julius Heinicke, Department of Cultural Policy, University of Hildesheim
  • Dina Hopeson, Musician, Ghana
  • Dr des Meike Lettau, Department of Cultural Policy, Coordinator Graduate School, University of Hildesheim
  • Prof Simon Mariwah, Department of Geography and Regional Planning, University of Cape Coast
  • Dr Christopher Mtaku, Department of Fine Arts, Coordinator Graduate School, University of Maiduguri
  • Dr Patrick Osei-Kufuor , Head, Department for Peace Studies, School of Development Studies, University of Cape Coast
  • Dr Eric Debrah Otchere Head, Department of Music and Dance, University of Cape Coast
  • Prof Peter Sale, Department of Industrial Design, University of Maiduguri
  • Prof Aliyu Shugaba, Vice President, University of Maiduguri
  • Prof Abba Tijani, Director, Centre for the Study and Promotion of Cultural Sustainability (CSPCS), University of Maiduguri
  • Prof Raimund Vogels, Director, Center for World Music University of Hildesheim
  • Pia Wagner, Department of Cultural Policy, University of Hildesheim
  • Laura Wenzlaff, Center for World Music, University of Hildesheim
  • Dr Joseph Wilson, Department of Mass Communication, University of Maiduguri