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.
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...