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  • "Taste of Africa"

    Africana Studies
    Monday, March 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Africana Studies invites you to join us for  "Taste of Africa"  a celebration of Black History Month and African cultural heritage through unique cuisine and culinary traditions! ...
    Posted: March 7, 2017 2:25 PM
  • Post-Election Conversation & Reflections

    Monday, November 21, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Join faculty and students for post-election conversation and reflection Monday, November 21 at 12pm in 427 Fine Arts. 
    Posted: November 15, 2016 11:05 AM
  • W.E.B. Dubois Lecture - 11.9.2016

    Black Lives Matter - The Future of Black Politics
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    From Black Lives Matter to the 2016 Elections: The Future of Black Politics Cathy J. Cohen, David and Mary Winton Green Professor and Chair, Political Science, the University of Chicago...
    Posted: September 29, 2016 2:55 PM
  • W.E.B. DuBois Lecture - 11.9.2016

    Conversation with Dr. Cathy Cohen
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    A Conversation with Africana Studies Faculty, Students and Dr. Cathy Cohen "From Black Lives Matter to the 2016 Elections: The Future of Black Politics" Guest Speaker for The 38th Annual W.E.B....
    Posted: October 27, 2016 3:07 PM
  • AFST 2016 Welcome Reception

    Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Come celebrate the beginning of another exciting year in AFST at UMBC!  Join us September 15, 2016 in 559 Fine Arts to hear about course offerings, research activities, and the 2016 W. E. B. Du...
    Posted: September 1, 2016 2:32 PM
  • URCAD

    April 27, 2016
    Wednesday, April 27, All Day
    20th Annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at the University Center. Congratulations AFST Presenters!
    Posted: April 8, 2016 9:41 AM
  • W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture: Linked Fates and Great Expectations

    Dinaw Mengestu
    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture  Linked Fates and Great Expectations: Revisiting Post-Colonial Africa and African-American Life through Diasporic Literature Dinaw Mengestu, MacArthur Fellow, acclaimed...
    Posted: September 8, 2015 6:13 PM
  • The Abolitionists

    Free Film Screening
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Presented by: The Department of Africana Studies, The Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery, and The National Endowment for the Humanities Bringing to life the intertwined stories of Frederick...
    Posted: September 10, 2015 4:49 PM
  • The Abolitionists

    Free Film Screening
    Monday, October 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Presented by: The Department of Africana Studies, The Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery, and The National Endowment for the Humanities Bringing to life the intertwined stories of Frederick...
    Posted: September 10, 2015 4:48 PM
  • Dept. of Africana Studies Reception

    AFST MAJOR AND MINORS
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Hello Colleagues,  The Department of Africana Studies cordially invites you to celebrate the 2015 graduating AFST majors and minors -- students who are graduating this spring or summer or who...
    Posted: May 6, 2015 2:02 PM