Six Tubman Students Awarded Prestigious Dean’s Award for Research Excellence (DARE)

    The Dean’s Award for Research Excellence (DARE) provides Liberal Arts & Professional Studies undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in research supervised by a faculty member. Over the summer months, selected students develop their research skills through the investigation of a research area of interest. Of the 2019-2020 awardees, six are Tubman […]

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Tubman Speaker Series: Frank Luce & Robert Faris on Protestant missionaries in Angola and Mozambique

The Tubman Speaker Series is pleased to present Dr. Frank Luce and Dr. Robert Faris and their talk on Protestant missionaries in Angola and Mozambique on Thursday, March 27th at 3:30pm in 305 York Lanes. In this talk, Luce and Faris will discuss how Protestant missionaries in Angola and Mozambique were mistrusted by colonial authorities because […]

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“Angola: Then and Now” panels at the Inaugural Meeting of the Lusophone Studies Association

The Angola Resgate Group, York University, announces three Angola: Then and Now panels at the Inaugural Meeting of the Lusophone Studies Association (LSA)York University, October 29th to November 1st, 2013 Angola: Then and Now Thursday, October 31, 2013 9:30 – 10:45 Panel 1: (Angola 1): Methodological Questions in the Angolan Past Chair: Maria João Dodman, DLLL, […]

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Announcement: Towards the Angolan Past Symposium

Canadian Association of African Studies Annual Meeting – CAAS 2013 Carleton University, Ottawa:  May 1 to 3, 2013   Friday, May 3rd, 9:00am-10:30am Panel III.A.2 – Daily Life in a Slaving Port Town: Marrying, Living and Dying in Benguela Organizer/Organisatrice: Vanessa S. Oliveira (York University)Chair/Presidence: Dr. Frank Luce – (York University) Marriage in Benguela, 1798-1828Dr. […]

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Fighting against Enslavement in Benguela, Angola, 1816-1818

Four part video filmed during the Angola Field Group Presentation on November 29, 2012 at the Viking Club: “Fighting against Enslavement: José Manuel and Nbena in Benguela, 1816-1818”, presented by José C. Curto. The first two videos feature Professor Curto’s introduction with background on José Manuel and Nbena. The second two videos feature Nbena’s story. […]

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