Upcoming Events

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Bruin Reception Room, 2414 Ackerman Building
Friday, April 19, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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Colloquium with John Sidel (London School of Economics)
Monday, April 22, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Join us for the 2019 James S. Coleman Lecture with award winning, critically acclaimed feminist scholar Nwando Achebe. Dr. Achebe will deliver a keynote address at the intersections of performance art, history and self knowledge centering women titled, “The Politics of Knowledge Production—A Reflective Journey and Dance about the Epistemology and Practice of African Gender History."
Monday, April 29, 2019
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

From village to cotton field, from mill to market, "Wax Print" tells the story of how one fabric came to symbolize a whole continent.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 to Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Professor Jeremy Prestholdt, University of California, San Diego, will give a book talk about his most recent publication.
Monday, May 6, 2019 to Monday, May 6, 2019
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

This round table forum is part of the 2019 annual Spring Meeting of the Africana Librarians Council (ALC) and the Cooperative Africana Materials Project (CAMP) which takes place at UCLA this Thursday and Friday, May 9 and 10, respectively.
Thursday, May 9, 2019 to Thursday, May 9, 2019
3:15 PM - 5:30 PM

The African Studies Center is celebrating its 60th anniversary on Africa Day, Saturday, May 25. Join us for African dance and drumming, musical performances, a children's village, and more!
Saturday, May 25, 2019 to Saturday, May 25, 2019
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM