Lecture Series

2017 Nov 15

Wole Soyinka: Richard D. Cohen Lectures (2 of 3)

(All day)

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

BEYOND AESTHETICS: Use, Abuse and Dissonance in African Art Traditions

A lecture in 3 parts.

Tuesday: The Acquisitive Eye: "Oga, I swear it's Original Fake"

Wednesday: Heirs to the Procreative Deities - the Yoruba at Large.

Thursday: From Aso Ebi to N****YWOOD

Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

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2018 Apr 24

Glenda Gilmore: Nathan I. Huggins Lectures (1 of 3)

(All day)

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Romare Bearden, A Life in Art

A lecture in 3 parts.

April 24th: Watching the Good Trains: Romare Bearden's Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1832-1915

April 25th: The Price of the Ticket: Resilience and Modernity in Bearden's Life and Art, 1915-1955

April 26th: Round Trip Journey: Memory and Place in Bearden's Work, 1955-1988

Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

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2014 Feb 25

Du Bois Lectures (1 of 3): Michael Hanchard

(All day)

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Michael Hanchard, SOBA Presidential Professor, Department of Political Science, Johns Hopkins Universiy,

http://krieger.jhu.edu/africana/directory/hanchard.html

Race, Politics and the Constitution of Difference

Feb 25: Between society and polity: race as a filter in modern politics

Feb 26: The spectre of race in the comparative method

Feb 27: The nation-state and...

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2018 Apr 26

Glenda Gilmore: Nathan I. Huggins Lectures (3 of 3)

(All day)

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Romare Bearden, A Life in Art

A lecture in 3 parts.

April 24th: Watching the Good Trains: Romare Bearden's Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1832-1915

April 25th: The Price of the Ticket: Resilience and Modernity in Bearden's Life and Art, 1915-1955

April 26th: Round Trip Journey: Memory and Place in Bearden's Work, 1955-1988

Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

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