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December 01, 2017

TOPIC:  TBA


Abosede George joined the faculty of Barnard College and Columbia University in 2007. She received her PhD in History in 2006 from Stanford University.  Her...
November 17, 2017

TOPIC: READING THE REGISTER OF LIBERATED AFRICANS IN THE SEYCHELLES
YVETTE CHRISTIANSË
Chair, Africana Studies Department; Professor, Africana Studies & English and Comparative Literature, Barnard College



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October 20, 2017

"Genealogies of Race and Religion in Colonial Senegal"

Abstract:
Many scholars have noted the importance of a racialized understanding of religion in the French colonial project in the areas in and around contemporary Senegal.
Islam noir -- the concept that distinguished African Muslims from so-called white Muslims of the Arab heartlands, by virtue of a...
October 02, 2017

The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race presents the

URBAN LIFE AND STRUGGLE FILM SERIES

EAST L.A. INTERCHANGE

DIR. BETSY KALIN. CC '91
515 Dodge Screening Room

Tells the story of working-class, immigrant, Boyle Heights. The oldest neighborhood in East Los Angeles and how it has survived racially restrictive housing covenants, Japanese-American internment,...

September 26, 2017
Kellie Jones, Art History and Archaeology, Faculty Fellow in African-American Studies, Columbia University
Farah J. Griffin, English and Comparative Literature and African-American Studies, Columbia University
Introduction by Deborah Cullen, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery
 
The Lantern,
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May 12, 2017

IRAAS presents
African American Studies Program Student Thesis Presentations
 
Dates: Friday, May 5th & Friday, May 12th, 2017
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Rm 754 Schermerhorn Extension-IRWGS seminar room, Columbia University
 
FREE & OPEN...

May 05, 2017

IRAAS presents
African American Studies Program Student Thesis Presentations
 
Dates: Friday, May 5th & Friday, May 12th, 2017
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Rm 754 Schermerhorn Extension-IRWGS seminar room, Columbia University
 
FREE & OPEN...

April 26, 2017

Columbia University’s Faculty House
64 Morningside Drive
NY, NY 10027
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Directions to the Faculty House
 
IRAAS presents a panel discussion on the exhibition “We Wanted a...

April 23, 2017
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“I Remember Harlem”

Sunday, April 23rd at 1:00 pm at the Museum of the City of New York
 
Though arguably no other New York City neighborhood has generated as many conflicting representations as Harlem, one singular...
April 12, 2017

Please join us for
“The Hexagon  and the Triangle: Experiencing and Pondering France, the Americas, and the Black Atlantic”
 
April 12, 2017 - 6:00 PM–7:30 PM  
Columbia University
MAISON FRANÇAISE EAST GALLERY, BUELL HALL
 
RSVP required
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