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Upcoming Events

Location: 
1418 Van Hise Hall
Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:00pm

Black Panther and Afro-Futures: Film Show & Public Forum

In this public forum, we share ideas about the many ways Black Panther is serving as a catalyst for conversations about African America, Africa, race, racialization, black identities, and global African and African diaspora relations.

Date: 
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 5:30pm to Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 2:00pm

Join UW-Madison graduates as they take part in one of two ceremonies:

DOCTORAL DEGREE CANDIDATES
May 11, 2018
5:30pm, Kohl Center

BACHELOR'S & MASTER'S DEGREE CANDIDATES
May 12, 2018
12:00, noon Camp Randall Stadium

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Past Events

Location: 
206 Ingraham Hall
Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Featuring Professor Katrina Daly Thompson

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Sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program

Location: 
The French House: 633 N Frances
Date: 
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 8:30am to 9:00pm

Four years ago, the then Department of African Languages & Literature convened a lively retrospective assessment of the first half-century of African languages and literature instruction at UW Madison, and in part, explored new directions and best practices for language and culture instruction going forward. A lot of conscientious hard work by faculty, staff, and students has been going on since then.

Location: 
1255 DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institutes of Discovery
Date: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am

The African Cultural Studies Students Association (ACSSA) hosts its annual conference.

Location: 
L140 Elvehjem
Date: 
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:00pm

A lecture by Louise Meintjes, Associate Professor of Music and Cultural Anthropology at Duke University

Location: 
206 Ingraham Hall
Date: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 12:00pm

Join us for Africa at Noon featuring Louise Meintjes, Associate Professor of Music and Cultural Anthroupology at Duke University.

Meintjes will also give a keynote presentation on ululation and its relationship to black cultural theory and sound studies on Thursday, April 5.