Associated Events

2016 Tillie K. Lubin Symposium: Janet Mock

A conversation with Jasmine Johnson
followed by a book signing with Janet Mock
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
5:30 - 7 pm, Sherman Hall

"Black Grotesquerie; Or, Some Thoughts about Wangechi Mutu and Marci Blackman"

featuring Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman 
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 
1-2 pm, DuBois Rabb 119 

Deis Impact: Germaine Ingram

Freedom Underfoot
Tueday, February 2nd, 2016
2pm, Shapiro Campus Center Theatre

The Law and the Stage: Platforms for Pursuing Social Justice
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016
7:30 pm, Shapiro Campus Theatre 

Mandel Faculty Lunch Symposium:
West African Dance and the Politics of Diaspora

featuring Professor Jasmine Johnson
Thursday, October 8, 2015
12:00 pm, Mandel Reading Room, 303

ART | RACE | ACTIVISM: Nevet Yitzhak
Artist Talk

Thursday, November 5th, 2015
2:00pm, Mandel 328

Upcoming Events


Annual Ruth First Memorial Lecture

featuring Thabo Msibi
Tuesday, April 14th, 2016 

ART|RACE|ACTIVISM: Nicole Fleetwood 
Looking In/ Looking Out: Prison Portraits and the Visual Archive of Mass Incarceration

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 
3:30 pm, Alumni Lounge 

 Richman Distinguished Fellow Lecture
(in collaboration with ART|RACE|ACTIVISM) 

 "A Cursory Sermon on Art and the City"
featuring Theaster Gates
Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
4pm, Wasserman Cinematheque| Sachar International Center 


Artist Talk
Thursday, March 10th, 2016
2pm, Lown 002

Movement Workshop
Thursday, March 10th, 2016
5pm, Merrick Theater, Spingold 

A Conversation with Margo Jefferson '68
Thursday, March 3rd, 2016
5pm, Faculty Club 


featuring Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman and Jasmine Johnson
Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 4:00pm, Alumni Lounge

FALL 2015

Artist Talk

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
5:00pm, Rapaporte Treasure Hall

ART | RACE | ACTIVISM: Dr. Tavia Nyong'o
The Fugitive Present: Sweet Sweetback and The Mythic Being

Thursday, November 19th, 2015
5:00pm, Lown 002

ART | RACE | ACTIVISM: Dr. Salah Hassan
Contemporary African Art as a Paradox: Is "Afropolitan" the Answer?

Thursday, November 12th, 2015
12:00pm, Alumni Lounge

Colored Television:
American Religion Gone Global

featuring Dr. Marla Frederick
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
10:00am, Mandel G12

Old in the Game:
Age and Aging in Hip-Hop 

featuring Dr. Murray Forman
Monday, October 26th, 2015
3:30pm, Lown 002

Meet The Majors: Kick it with AAAS!

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
6:00pm, DuBois Lounge (Rabb 119)

Book Celebration for Professor Carina Ray

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
4:00pm, Mandel Reading Room (MCH 303)