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May 10, 2019

"#BLACKLIVESMATTER: THE RESURGENCE OF THE BLACK RADICAL"
Andrea Mirzakhanian, MA Candidate

"BECAUSE THE BLUES I AM, I AM BECAUSE THE BLUES
BECAUSE THE BLUES WE ARE, WE R BECUZ THE BLUES:
BLACK STUDY AND THE LONG SONG
TOWARDS THE END OF THIS ANTI-BLACK WORLD"

Donovan Redd, BA Candidate

"BLACK FUTURES IN THE...

April 25, 2019

SAVE THE DATE

IRAAS 25th Anniversary Conference“Free to Be Anywhere in the Universe: An International Conference on New Directions in the Study of the African Diaspora

Conference dates: Thursday, April 25 – Saturday, 27, 2019

Conference...

April 17, 2019

"Unpending the Ivory Tower"

The inspiring story of the black students, faculty, and administrators who forever changed America’s leading educational institutions and paved the way for social justice and racial progress

April 03, 2019

TO WHERE FROM HERE: MIGRATION LEGACIES- ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
“THIS EVENT IS PART OF CARNEGIE HALL’S MIGRATIONS: THE MAKING OF AMERICA FESTIVAL

Explores the past, present, and future impact of the Great Migration on forms of African American artistic expression with

Ayana Mathis - NY Times best-selling novelist, “The Twelve Tribes of Hattie”
Kellie Jones - ...

March 25, 2019

IRAAS Co-Sponsored event

The Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Columbia University Presents:

Transnational Feminist Futures
Roundtable Conversation

Featuring:

Laura Briggs - Professor and Chair, Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies - University of Massachusetts

Zillah Eisenstein - Writer, Activist, Professor Emerita Anti-Racist...

March 13, 2019

“THE SPECTRE OF RACE: HOW DISCRIMINATION HAUNTS WESTERN DEMOCRACY” BOOK ROUNDTABLE
with
author, Michael G. Hanchard-  Professor in the Africana Studies Department at The University of Pennsylvania
Robert Gooding-Williams-M. Moran Weston/Black Alumni Council Professor of African-American Studies and Professor of Philosophy-Columbia University
Anupama Rao...

March 08, 2019

Michael Bennett's lecture will be the culminating event for a conference entitled,  "Building Critical Sport Communities: New Directions in Sports Scholarship, Journalism, and Activism,” to be held at Hofstra University and Columbia University, March 7-8, 2019.  The conference aims to bring together people writing across genres - academic, journalistic,...

March 07, 2019

Documentary Film Screening & Filmmakers Talk

‘THE FOREIGNER’S HOME”-“TONI MORRISON AT THE LOUVRE”
w/ filmmakers Rian Brown & Geoff Pingree

Location: Jamail Greene Lecture Hall 3rd floor
Columbia Graduate School of Journalism
2950 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Free & Open to the Public

Film...

March 04, 2019

Barnard Center For Research On Women
Presents

Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: A Salon in Honor of Saidiya Hartman- Panel Discussion

Saidiya Hartman with Daphne Brooks, Aimee Meredith Cox,
Macarena Gomez-Barris, and Alexander G. Weheliye, moderated by Tina Campt

Mar 4, 2019 | 6:30pm
...

February 22, 2019

The Office of Government and Community Affairs at Columbia University invites you to join us in

AMEND THE 13TH: A Conversation about Ending Legalized Slavery in the United States
and Abolishing the Prison System As We Know It

February 22, 2019, 1PM - 3PM
The Forum Auditorium
Broadway & W. 125th Street

RSVP is required. Visit ...

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