François-Xavier Fauvelle, Professor of History and Archaeology of African Civilizations, Collège de France.
Professor Fauvelle is a historian and archaeologist of ancient and medieval Africa. He will be Visiting Class of 1932 Fellow in the Humanities Council and the Department of Comparative Literature. A prolific author, he was named to the Collège de France in November 2018, the first African historian to receive this honor.
Course: Ancient and Medieval Africa: History of Ethiopia with Wendy Belcher (Comparative Literature).