Calendar

April 9, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION | Dancing with the Drum
Join us for a Co-Presentation of Museum of the African Diaspora and the 11th Annual CubaCaribe Festival of Dance and Music. Film Screening | DANCING WITH THE DRUM, directed by Ashley James, Produced by Roberta Singer – A[...]
LECTURE & DEMONSTRATION | De Curros a Especuladores: Black to the Future in Cuba with Umi Vaughn
Join us for a Co-Presentation of Museum of the African Diaspora and the 11th Annual CubaCaribe Festival of Dance and Music. This talk traces the relationship between a special class of black Cubans known as[...]
LECTURE | Tell Me More: Scholarly Voices Across the African Diaspora with Dr. Darieck B. Scott
Black (Super)Power Fantasies: Blade the Vampire Hunter and the Black Male Superhero Figure In this lecture, Dr. Darieck Scott will discuss the monstrous and the sexual dimensions of black male imagery in superhero comics, focusing on[...]
PANEL DISCUSSION | African Americans in San Francisco: Before, During, and After the 1915 World's Fair @ California Historical Society | Mission | Texas | United States
Image courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley Learn about the experiences, successes, and struggles of African Americans before, during, and in the years following the World’s Fair of 1915. Hear about controversial moments like[...]
LECTURE | Tell Me More: Scholarly Voices Across the African Diaspora with Reverend Zenju Earthlyn Manuel
What Does Buddhism have to do with Black People? What is it like to be an African American who has moved from a Christian practice to a Buddhist one? Why does American Buddhism attract so[...]