Upcoming Events

Image for Reparations for Slavery: History and Current Debates
The Luskin Center for History and Policy presents a lecture by Ana Lucia Araujo, Howard University, as part of the "Reparations in Context" Series.
Thursday, October 10, 2019 to Thursday, October 10, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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The UCLA Department of History and History Graduate Students present a film screening of Mama Africa, followed by Q&A with Afro-Venezuelan filmmaker Benito "Ifayemisi" Marquez and Afro-Venezuelan musician Miguel Angel Monges.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 to Tuesday, October 22, 2019
3:45 PM - 6:00 PM

Image for Down with Bridewealth! The Organization of Mozambican Women Debates Women
The UCLA Center for the Study of Women presents a CSW Research Affiliate Brown Bag lecture by Kathleen Sheldon.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Image for Malawian author Shadreck Chikoti Reading & Q&A
The UCLA Department of Comparative Literature and the African Studies Center present Malawian writer Shadreck Chikoti reading from and discussing his work.
Thursday, November 7, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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In conjunction with the Fowler Museum exhibition on Visions of West Africa's Future, Daniel Stephen will discuss divergent meanings assigned to material objects from Britain's West African colonies.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Image for Film Screening of Anbessa
As the city of Addis Ababa expands into the countryside, displacing those living there, a boy channels the strength of a lion (anbessa) as he fights encroaching development and displacement threatening his family.
Monday, November 18, 2019
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM

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From South Sudan, to Iraq, to Myanmar, how can we effectively utilize early warning systems and cooperation with at-risk communities to prevent displacement, refugee crises, & genocide?
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM