Past Events




Africa Lecture Series ft. Kwame Edwin Otu

Apr 19, 2022 at -

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

 

Kwame Edwin Otu is currently an Assistant Professor of African…



Penn Alumni Reading Club ft. Elias Rodriques

Apr 12, 2022 at -

Elias Rodriques, Assistant Professor of African American Literature, Department of English, Sarah Lawrence College

Co-hosted with Alumni Education. Co-sponsored by Penn Spectrum Programs, Penn Black Alumni…



Brave Testimony: A Celebration of Poetry of the African Diaspora

ft. Patricia Smith
Apr 6, 2022 at -

Patricia Smith is the award-winning author of eight critically-acclaimed books of poetry, including Incendiary Art (Triquarterly Books, 2017), winner of the 2018 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the…



African Language and Cultural Day

Mar 31, 2022 at

SWAHILI

A. Elementary: national anthems of Tanzania and Kenya; traditional love song (Malaika…



New Directions in Afro-Latinx Studies Series

ft. Amalia Z. Dache
Mar 29, 2022 at -

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

 

Cartographies of Afrolatinidad: Limits and Possibilities



Distinguished Lecture in African Studies

ft. Wole Soyinka in conversation with Wale Adebanwi
Mar 22, 2022 at -

Wole Soyinka



Provost’s Distinguished Visiting Faculty Fellow ft. Michele Goodwin

Talk & Reception
Mar 16, 2022 at

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

 

The…



Africa Lecture Series ft. Moradewun Adejunmobi

Mar 1, 2022 at -

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

 

Vernacularizing Agendas: Signposts from African Languages, Writing, and Literature…



Penn Alumni Reading Club ft. Donald Bogle

Feb 28, 2022 at -

Join author and Penn Senior Lecturer Donald Bogle for an interactive online discussion of his new edition of his book Dorothy Dandridge: A Biography. Donald Bogle is a senior lecturer in the Department of…



New Directions in Afro-Latinx Studies Series

ft. Amarilys Estrella
Feb 24, 2022 at

Muertes Civiles and The Possibility of Life: Human Rights Activism against Racism in the Dominican Republic