Pan-Africanism in a Global Perspective: Africa & the Diaspora, 1919-1939 -A Public Lecture by acclaimed African Historian, Dr. Hakim Adi-

Pan-Africanism in a Global Perspective: Africa & the Diaspora, 1919-1939 -A Public Lecture by acclaimed African Historian, Dr. Hakim Adi- 7pm, Friday, November 14 Room 1014, Kenneth Rowe Building, Dalhousie University 6100 University Avenue Dr. Adi will discuss the development Continue reading Pan-Africanism in a Global Perspective: Africa & the Diaspora, 1919-1939 -A Public Lecture by acclaimed African Historian, Dr. Hakim Adi-

CFP: African Studies Symposium – Exile, Deportation, and Forced Labor in Colonial Africa – April 2-4, 2015, Rochester NY

Conable African Studies Symposium – Exile, Deportation, and Forced labour in Colonial Africa Rochester, New York, April 2-4, 2015  “the extreme solitude of his existence …saddened the ancestor’s spirit.” Les derniers rois mages, Maryse Condé     In Maryse Condé’s 1997 Continue reading CFP: African Studies Symposium – Exile, Deportation, and Forced Labor in Colonial Africa – April 2-4, 2015, Rochester NY

13th annual Caribbean Studies New College Conference on Racism and National Consciousness

All welcome to the 13th annual Caribbean Studies New College Conference on Racism and National Consciousness Saturday Oct 25 2014 Theme: “NO TO GMO: Perspectives on Food Security in Africa and the Caribbean” Main speaker:   Mutabaruka, world renowned dub poet Opening remarks by Arnold H. Itwaru Panel Continue reading 13th annual Caribbean Studies New College Conference on Racism and National Consciousness

Call for Papers: “Slaving Zones: Cultural Identities, Ideologies, and Institutions in the Evolution of Global Slavery”

Call for Papers “Slaving Zones: Cultural Identities, Ideologies, and Institutions in the Evolution of Global Slavery” An International Conference to be Hosted by Leiden University, The Netherlands 1-2 June 2015 It is with great pleasure that we extend to historians Continue reading Call for Papers: “Slaving Zones: Cultural Identities, Ideologies, and Institutions in the Evolution of Global Slavery”

Underground Railroad Music Festival: A Blues and Roots Festival

  Friday, Sept. 26th, 8 pm: Fergus Grand Theatre, 244 St. Andrew St. W., Fergus, ON Saturday, Sept. 27th, 8 pm: The First Grantham United Church, 415 Linwell Rd., St.. Catharines, ON Sunday, Sept 28th, 1 pm: Hugh’s Room, 2261 Continue reading Underground Railroad Music Festival: A Blues and Roots Festival