September 29th, 2016 · 3:30pm Chavez 211 (Storyteller: Mark Gonzales) 5:30pm Chavez 301 (Film Documentarian: Bocafloja)
Film Documentarian: Bocafloja - Screening of documentary film, "Nana Dijo", a gripping documentary about the African diaspora in the Americas. Bocafloja is a poet, rap artist, scholar, cultural ambassador and founder of the Quilomboarte collective...
September 22nd, 2016 · Chavez Building, Room 400
Introduction to Pan-African Dance Movement Workshop with Beah & Barbea Williams Dance Co.
September 15th, 2016 · Chavez Building, Room 400
Practical class with Bryan Castle aka Prof. Besouro.
September 8th, 2016 · Chavez Building, Room 400
Introduction to Pan-African Dance Movement Workshop with Bryan Castle aka Prof. Besouro. Plantation Social Dances: Patting Juba, Ring Shouts, wringin' and twistin', Cake Walk, Samba, Rhumba, Capoeira Dance.
September 1st, 2016 · Chavez Building, Room 400
Introduction to Pan-African Dance Movement Workshop with Beah and Barbea Williams Dance Company. Participants are encouraged to wear loose clothing or Yoga gear.
April 6th, 2016 to April 9th, 2016· Atlanta, Georgia
Dr. Donahue will be presenting "Sounding the Alarm: Miré and Abraham Verghese's Narration of the 'Gift" at this year's African Literature Association conference in Atlanta.
April 3rd, 2016 to April 4th, 2016· University of Arizona - ILC 130 and ILC 150
Events are free and open to the public. Sunday, April 3 (12:00-2:30pm in ILC 130): Film screening: Le Président. How do you know when it's time to go? (2013:France/Cameroon, 63 minutes) followed by Q&A with director. Banned in Cameroon, this...
March 31st, 2016 to April 2nd, 2016· Denver, Colorado
Dr. Donahue will be presenting "Don't Let the Dove's Egg Crack: Revolution, Voodoo, and Sexual Agency in Isabel Allende's Island Beneath the Sea" at this year's College English Association conference in Denver.
March 25th, 2016 to March 26th, 2016· The Manuel Pacheco Integrated Learning Center, Room 130
Jean-Marie Teno, Africa's preeminent documentary filmmaker, has been producing and directing films on the colonial and post-colonial history of Africa for over twenty years. Friday, March 25 / 5:30-6:30pm: A presentation on filmmaking followed by a...
March 17th, 2016 · Harvard University - Cambridge, MA
Dr. Wasserman to present, "Syncretizing Religion, Art and Illness in the 'Book of Mechtiled'" at the American Comparative Literature Association Annual Meeting on March 17, 2016 at Harvard University.