Upcoming Events


Creative Responses to the Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri (1265-1321)
Sep 30, 2021 at -

hosted by: Herman Beavers (Professor of English & African Studies, Director of Civic House), with general introduction by David Wallace (Center for Italian Studies)

Read Until You Understand: The Profound Wisdom of Black Life and Literature

Farah Jasmine Griffin
Oct 6, 2021 at -



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Center for Africana Studies Faculty Research Colloquium

ft.. Mia Bay
Oct 19, 2021 at

Mia Bay, Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Chair in American History, University of Pennsylvania

The Muridiyya on the Move: Islam, Migration, and Place Making

Africa Lecture Series
Oct 20, 2021 at -

Dr. Cheikh Babou, Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania

New Directions in Afro-Latinx Studies Series

Oct 27, 2021 at -

Yomairo Figueroa, Associate Professor of Global Afro-Diaspora Studies, Department of English, Michigan State University

Talk Title Forthcoming

Africa Lecture Series
Nov 3, 2021 at -

Benedito Machava, Assistant Professor of History, Yale University