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October 2017

The Returns of Fetishism: Charles de Brosses and the Afterlives of an Idea

October 30@6:30 pm
Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard College + Google Map

The Returns of Fetishism: Charles de Brosses and the Afterlives of an Idea   A celebration and discussion of the book by Rosalind C. Morris & Daniel H. Leonard   Monday, October 30, 6:30pm Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard College All are welcome. Reception to follow.   Emily Apter French and Comparative Literature, NYU Dorothea von Mücke Germanic Languages, Columbia Andrew Parker French and Comparative Literature, Rutgers Nahum Chandler Humanities, University of California at Irvine   hosted by Barnard Africana Studies Institute…

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Living Lives of Resilient Love In a Time of Hate

October 24@7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UC Santa Barbara MCC Theater + Google Map

Living Lives of Resilient Love In a Time of Hate Dat Black Mermaid: Healing and Transformation Through Art An Evening with Sharon Bridgforth   Tuesday, October 24th  7PM UC Santa Barbara MCC Theater   Love is the core of Joy and our struggles for personal and global peace. Sharon Bridgforth will discuss the writing and performance elements that generate and reflect this Love by sharing her own artistic process in the development of her latest work—dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/Performance…

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Embodying the Present Moment: Theatrical Jazz Performance in Community Connection and Leadership

October 24@8:00 am - October 27@5:00 pm
UCSB MultiCultural Center Lounge and Theater + Google Map

Embodying the Present Moment: Theatrical Jazz Performance in Community Connection and Leadership With Master Class Facilitators… Sharon Bridgforth & Omi Osun Joni Jones October 24: Tuesday Evening, Resilient Love: Living the Life of Resilient Love Series Dat Black Mermaid/Healing & Transformation Through Art , 7-9pm October 26: Thursday Evening, Reception and Introductions, 7-9pm October 27: Friday, Workshop and Performance at the UCSB MultiCultural Center Lounge and Theater   Master class facilitators, Sharon Bridgforth and Omi Osun Joni Jones, believe in…

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Black as Space, Femme as Future: An Afrofuturist Feminist Roundtable

October 19@4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UCLA Young Research Library, Room 11348 + Google Map
Free

Black as Space, Femme as Future: An Afrofuturist Feminist Roundtable   Thursday, October 19th, 2017 4:00pm-7:00pm UCLA Young Research Library (YRL), Room 11348   Conversations with Andre Carrington, Department of English and Philosophy | Drexel University Nalo Hopkinson, Department of Creative Writing | UC Riverside Tananarive Due, Department of African American Studies | UCLA

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Professor Terence Keel: “Religion and the Study of Human Biodiversity”

October 18@2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
UC Irvine, Humanities Gateway Room 1341, Humanities Gateway-1341
Irvine, CA 92697-3375 United States
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Free

University of California Consortium for Black Studies in California A Multi-Campus Research Program and Initiative Workshop on Science, Technology, and Race (STAR) at the University of California, Irvine presents a seminar with Professor Terence Keel University of California, Santa Barbara presented via remote conference technology on “Religion and the Study of Human Biodiversity” October 18th 2017 2:30 - 4:00pm Humanities Gateway, Room 1341 Terence Keel is Associate Professor of History and Black Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara,…

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Afro-Futurisms: Speculative Visions Across the Black Diaspora

October 13@2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SBSG 1517 + Google Map

Afro-Futurisms: Speculative Visions Across the Black Diaspora   Friday, October 13th, 2017 2:00pm-4:00pm; SBSG 1517   Ainehi Edoro (Department of English, Marquette University) Moya Bailey (Cultures, Societies and Global Studies & Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies Northeastern University) Tavia Nyong’o (African American Studies, American Studies, & Theater Studies, Yale University)   Please join us for a reception at 4:30p.m. hosted by the Center for Black Culture, Resources, and Research (in the Student Center)   *Event listed as courtesy only.

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Black Geographies- Insurgent Knowledge, Spatial Poetics, and the Politics of Blackness

October 11@9:00 am - October 12@5:00 pm
Fannie Lou Hamer Black Resource Center Hearst Annex D-3, UC Berkeley + Google Map

BLACK GEOGRAPHIES INSURGENT KNOWLEDGE, SPATIAL POETICS, AND THE POLITICS OF BLACKNESS A Symposium Organized by the Berkeley Black Geographies Project   Keynote Address by Katherine McKittrick, Oct 12th at 3:30 pm   October 11th and 12th, 2017 9 am-5 pm Fannie Lou Hamer Black Resource Center Hearst Annex D-3   Black liberation movements around the world, from the streets of Oakland and Ferguson to the shores of southern Europe, have focused international conversations among activists, academics, and artists on the…

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June 2017

“How Christian Thought became Racial Science“

June 8@4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Humanities Commons Conference Room ­ Humanities Gateway 1341 + Google Map

University of California Consortium for Black Studies in California A Multi-Campus Research Program and Initiative The Workshop on Science, Technology, and Race (STAR) and The Young Scholar Lecture Series,  programs of the UC Consortium for Black Studies in California, at UC Irvine  presents a lecture and discussion with Professor Terence Keel Department of History and Department of Black Studies University of California, Santa Barbara   “How Christian Thought became Racial Science“ Thursday, June 8th 4:30PM—6:30PM The Humanities Commons Conference Room…

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#Black Lives Matter In The Trump Era featuring Keeanaga-Yamahtta Taylor

June 1@6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

EVENT CANCELLED #Black Lives Matter In The Trump Era featuring Keeanaga-Yamahtta Taylor Assistant Professor Princeton University Thursday, June 1, 2017 6:00pm-8:30pm Atkinson Hall Auditorium, UC San Diego | 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, CA 92093 Join us for a special lecture in the Challenging Conversations series, hosted in part by the Institute of Arts & Humanities (IAH) at UC San Diego. This event will feature guest speaker Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Assistant Professor in African American Studies at Princeton University, and author…

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Doing Digital Wrongly: Alternative Sonic Registers of Black Girlhood

June 1@2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Art, Activism, and Academia: Critical Gender Studies Perspectives on Intersectional Resistance The CGS Program, the Nicholas Papadopolous Endowed Lecture, and The Global Forum, proudly present: Doing Digital Wrongly: Alternative Sonic Registers of Black Girlhood Thursday, June 1st, 2‐4pm UCSD Cross‐Cultural Center, Comunidad Room (Food will be served)

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