DOCTORAL SEMINAR 2019

Dates: 25-27 MARCH, 2019

Theme: SIGHT AND SOUND IN SCHOLARSHIP: THE USE OF AUDIO-VISUAL ARCHIVES AND DOCUMENTS IN RESEARCH

Mon 25 March, 2019

Chair: Prof. G.M. Bediako (Dep. Rector, ACI)

9.00-9.30am                Opening Devotion (Dr. Joshua Settles) & Welcome Address (Dep. Rector)

9.30-10.30am              Plenary Lecture 1: Keeping Memories Alive: The benefits of Audiovisual Collections to Research – Nketia Archives in Perspective

– Mrs. Judith Opoku-Boateng

10.30-11.00am            Questions & Discussions

11.00-11.30am            Snack Break

11.30-12.30pm            Plenary lecture 2: “My experience of interviewing, recording and transcribing (and aftermath) for my doctoral thesis” – Dr. Angela Dwamena-Aboagye

12.30-1.00pm              Discussion and Questions

Tues. 26 March, 2019                       

Chair: Rev. Prof. B. Y. Quarshie (Rector, ACI)

9.00-9.30am                Opening Devotion (Dr. Rudolf K. Gaisie)

9.30-10.30am              Plenary Lecture 3: Adding to the Archives: Field recordings and their Afterlife – Mrs Judith Opoku-Boateng

10.30-11.00am            Questions & Discussions

11.00-11.30am            Snack Break

11.30-12.30pm            Plenary Lecture 4: Increasing importance of the use of Audio-Visual Tools in Qualitative Research – Rev. Dr. E.Y. Blasu

12.30-1.00pm              Questions & Discussions

Wed. 27 March, 2019

Chair: Rev. Dr. James Walton (Quality Assurance Officer)

9.00-9.30am                Opening Devotion (Ms. Vellah Ngaina)

9.30-10.30am              Plenary Lecture 5: “Challenges and implications of the use of Audio-Visual Methods in Research –Rev. Dr. E.Y. Blasu

10.30-11.00am            Questions & Discussions

11.00-11.10am            Closing- Rector

11.10am                      Snack