In recent years the American public has become aware of the role that social media has played in galvanizing the Black Lives Matter Movement. But very few are aware of the similarly critical role that the mid-Twentieth Century Black Press played in spurring the modern Civil Rights Movement forward. This talk will examine a key figure from this early history.
“Formative Research to Develop an HIV Self-Testing Intervention Among Networks of Men in Tanzania,” presented by Donaldson Conserve, UNC Gillings School of Public Health Wednesday, February 22nd | 11:15a – 12:15p Carolina Hall, Room 204
“When Do Black Female Lives Matter?” – Contested Assaults, Murders, and American Race Riots
Lecture | Q & A | Book Signing
Featured Speaker: Brenda E. Stevenson, Nickoll Family Endowed Professor of History, UCLA
This panel discussion will examine the relevance and significance of black feminist thought and activism, in the U.S. and globally, in the current political moment. It is part of the African, African American, and Diaspora Studies Department’s Spring 2017 Colloquium Series. UNC students and classes are welcome!
2016-unc-global-passport-drive-flyer UNC Global is hosting its 12th Passport Drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on November 15 and 16 at the FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro Street, Room 4003. Officials from the U.S. Department of State will … Continued
AAAD is hosting a public lecture by Kenyan Professor and Senator Peter A. Nyong’o.
Embark Carolina is a new, dynamic resource in the university’s effort to open access to global opportunities so that more diverse students can pursue more diverse experiences. Explore the Global Guide to help you find an … Continued
15th Annual African American Cultural Celebration Saturday, January 30 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Free! Over 75 musicians, storytellers, dancers, authors, artists, chefs, and more will help kick off Black History Month and our celebration of African American heritage and culture. This year’s theme … Continued
The 2015 Charleston Lecture in Southern Affairs, organized by The Center for the Study of the American South, and co-sponsored by AAAD, will take place on November 19th at 4:30pm in Hyde Hall. This year’s speaker is Dr. Rhonda Williams. … Continued
Dr. David McDonald, Professor of Global Development Studies at Queen’s University, Canada, will be giving a public lecture entitled, “Making Public in a Privatized World: The Struggle for Essential Services in Urban Africa,” on Thursday, November 5th, from 5-6:15pm at … Continued