Center for Africana Studies programs reflect our commitment to meaningful scholarship for the academy and the public—scholarship that has an impact on national, cultural, policy, and scholarly discourses.

Sir Hilary Beckles - "Reparatory Justice: The Great Political Movement of the 21st Century"

2023 Higginbotham Memorial Lecture
Sir Hilary Beckles
Nov 20, 2023 at -

For this year’s Higginbotham Memorial Lecture, hear Sir Hilary Beckles expatiate on the topic of reparations with “Reparatory Justice: The Great Political Movement of the 21st Century”. Learn about its history and…

George Kieh - "The African Condition: Progress and Challenges"

Africa Lecture Series
George Kieh
Nov 14, 2023 at -

Venture with the distinguished Professor George Kieh to explore “The African Condition: Progress and Challenges.” Register now to attend this event on Tuesday, November 14th at 5:30, at the Max Kade Center or online…

Courtney Morris - "To Defend This Sunrise: Black Women’s Activism and the Authoritarian Turn in Nicaragua"

Latinx Lecture Series
Courtney Morris
Nov 1, 2023 at -

Join us as we listen to professor and visual artist, Courtney Morris, examine how black women activists have resisted historical and contemporary patterns of racialized state violence, economic exclusion, territorial…

Race & Sports

“The Future of Equity & Opportunity in Sports” with Bomani Jones
Apr 27, 2023 at -