Watch video from the events we've hosted this year!
In its 32nd year, Africana Studies Summer Institute welcomes Class of 2022
(Photo: Eric Sucar)
Watch video from our events this year.
The Programs on Africa highlights the work of Africanist faculty at the University of Pennsylvania, programming, and research on the continent.
The Center for Africana Studies celebrates its annual Summer Institute for Pre-Freshmen.
The Program on Race, Science and Society (PRSS) is devoted to transformative and interdisciplinary approaches to the role of race in scientific research and biotechnological innovations, aiming both to promote social justice and to dispel the myth that race is a natural division of human beings.
The Africana Media Project is a digital archive of still images and video related to the global black experience. The collection contains both found and original art, including a series of documentary films on the black image, and representations of African and Diasporic cultures and politics.
The Marginalized Populations project is a collaborative research initiative designed to explore political dynamics between populations with unequal, minimal or non-existent state protections and national governments.