Spotlight: Annual Robert K. Webb Lecture 2021

MATATU: A History of Popular Transportation in Kenya

Kenda Mutongi, Professor, History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

4 p.m., Online via WebEx

Kenda Mutongi will focus on the various ways in which matatus – colorful minibuses – offer a window onto the socioeconomic and political conditions of post-colonial Kenya.

Sponsored by the Department of History and the Dresher Center for the Humanities.

The annual Robert K. Webb Lecture is organized by the Department of History.