Watch video from our events this year.
This year's Brave Testimony featured Philadelphia Youth Poet Laureate, Husnaa Hashim and award-winning poet, Alysia Harris.
Click to watch the event.
The Center for Africana Studies held its annual MLK Lecture in Social Justice. Click to watch the event.
Dr. Camille Charles with Ta-Nehisi Coates at the Center for Africana Studies' Hon. A. Leon Higginotham, Jr. Lecture. Click here to view the lecture.
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 31st annual Summer Institute for Pre-Freshmen.
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 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 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.