Events


Une Autre Justice - Film Screening and Q&A with directors

Une Autre Justice

Film Screening and Q&A with directors
Askew Student Life Cinema
9 October 2017 5:00pm


Haiti Will Not Perish

Haiti Will Not Perish
A Public Lecture by Michael Deibert
March 7, 2017 5:00pm
Diffenbaugh rm. 009


Writer in Residence

Spring 2017
RODNEY SAINT-ÉLOI:

Rodney Saint-Eloi - Publisher, essayist, and award-winning poet Rodney Saint-Eloi will work on his latest collection of poetry, and be involved in a range of activities with faculty and students.


Fabienne Kanor

30 January - 01 February, 2017
Film Screening & Public Lecture:

31 JANUARY, 2017
FILM SCREENINGS OF FABIENNE KANOR'S READ-MOVIES OF CÉSAIRE'S NOTEBOOK OF A RETURN TO A NATIVE LAND.

01 FEBRUARY, 2017
ON THE CREATIVE PROCESS: A PERFORMANCE LECTURE BY FABIENNE KANO


The Performance of Pan-Africanism Conference

20-22 October, 2016
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:

The Performance of Pan-Africanism: From Colonial Exhibitions to Black and African Cultural Festivals.

Keynote Speakers: Andrew Apter (UCLA), Cheryl Finley (Cornell University), Souleymane Bachir Diagne (Columbia University)


Francofonia

10-11 October, 2016
Film Screenings & Roundtable

October 10:  Screening of Alexander Sokurov’s Francofonia
Student Life Cinema 7:00 p.m.

October 11: Premiere screening of Selfie with Sokurov, a filmed interview with Alexander Sokurov (Dragan Kujundzic, 2015) followed by a roundtable discussion of Francofonia
Student Life Cinema 3:00-5:30 p.m.


Film Screening and Q&A with Kivu Ruhorahoza

22-23 March, 2016
Film Screening


American Occupations: The United States and the Caribbean in the 20th Century

19 November, 2015
International Symposium

This seminar takes the centenary of the US occupation of Haiti as an opportunity to reconsider that occupation in the context of other prominent American interventions in the 20-th century Caribbean, specifically Trinidad during World War II and Grenada in the Cold War 1980s.