Events

February 22nd, 2016 to February 24th, 2016
· University of Arizona Poetry Center, Dorothy Rubel Room, 1508 S. Helen Street
SAVE THE DATES FEBRUARY 22-24, 2016 Following Grandmaster Flash’s famous verse “Don’t push me cause I’m close to the edge,” this symposium features university and guest scholars who will speak on such topics as human rights, migration flows,...
February 15th, 2016 · UA Student Union - Kiva Room
This event is being sponsored by the Africana Studies Program.  Bars4Justice is a documentary short film shot on location in Ferguson which addresses Hip-Hop's role in the movement for social justice and racial injustices. The film follows Emcee /  ...
February 8th, 2016 · University of Arizona Student Union - South Ballroom
Want to know more about the University of Arizona’s Africana Studies program?  Want to meet the professors who teach African American, diaspora and African related courses?  Join us for refreshments and a program during our meet and greet event. ...
December 2nd, 2015 to December 3rd, 2015
· Rubel Room, Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen Street, Tucson, AZ 85719
December 2nd, 2015 · University of Arizona - Chavez Building, Room 400
Renowned All-Round Pan African Master Dancer and Founder of The Human Project Dance Company ANTON SMITH will be our guest speaker this week on Hip-Hop East Coast and Midwest Dance Styles.  Participants are encouraged to wear loose clothing or Yoga...
November 25th, 2015 · University of Arizona - Chavez Building, Room 400
Renowned All-Round Pan African Master Dancer and Founder of The Human Project Dance Company ANTON SMITH will be our guest speaker this week on Hip-Hop East Coast and Midwest Dance Styles.  Participants are encouraged to wear loose clothing or Yoga...
November 19th, 2015 to November 22nd, 2015
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Dr. Bonnie Wasserman will present "O Herói (The Hero) and the Post-Colonial Angolan State" at the 58th annual meeting of the African Studies Association in San Diego, CA.
November 12th, 2015 to November 13th, 2015
· UA Student Union, Agave - November 12 from 8:15am-3:45pm and November 13 from 8:00am-11:30am
From Ferguson to Michoacán to Rio de Janeiro, scholars, journalists and the public at large are talking about the prevalence of forms of paramilitarization such as the expansion of paramilitary police, the increasing role of military contractors in...
October 30th, 2015 · Kiva Room of the UA Student Union
"Dis-Orienting AIDS Discourse" will bring together nationally-recognized scholars and activists to consider the ways that AIDS politics and knowledge are being reorganized now, especially as the master tropes of sexuality and risk are increasingly...
September 24th, 2015 to September 26th, 2015
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Dr. Bonnie Wasserman will present a paper at the Caribbean Cinema Now Conference on September 24-26, 2015 in Port-au-Spain in Trinidad and Tobago.

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