January 2017

August 15, 2016 to July 17, 2017
10:00am Exhibition: Identity, Difference, and Understanding: Lessons from Oceania and Southeast Asia
January 13, 2017 to July 9, 2017
10:00am Exhibition: Let Us March On: Lee Friedlander and the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
January 16, 2017
4:30pm Chewing the Fat - Racial Justice and Food: MLK, Jr. Day: A Conversation with Blain Snipstal
January 17, 2017
12:00pm Manufacturing the Global Baby: Bio-capitalism and Neoliberalism in the Transnational In(Fertility) Industry
4:00pm The Iyanifa Debate: Cuban, African, and American Diasporic Heteronationalisms
January 19, 2017
4:00pm A Wider Type of Freedom: Reimaging Racial Justice
5:30pm Conversation, The Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom: Racial Justice Activism in 1957 and Beyond
January 20, 2017
12:00pm Crafting Authenticity in Arthur Parker's Dioramas
12:30pm French North America Working Group: Ryan André Brasseaux, Dean of Davenport College "Framing Cajun Music: Cajun Culture in Documentary Film"
1:30pm Amazigh Women’s Arts: Visual Expressions of Berber Identity
January 21, 2017
4:00pm "Hidden Figures" lecture and screening
January 24, 2017
12:00pm City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771-1965
4:00pm The Competitive Lives of Generation Z: Rethinking Migration in the New Millennium
5:30pm Global Mental Health Series: "Methodological and Ethical Challenges in Research with Refugees and Other Forcibly Displaced Populations"
5:30pm The Remembrance of Slavery in Material Culture
January 25, 2017 to January 28, 2017
8:30am Blackstar Rising & The Purple Reign: Celebrating the Legacies of David Bowie and Prince
January 25, 2017
12:00pm Flowers Ballots & Bullets: The Brazilian Abolitionist Movement
12:00pm Moving West: Race, Memory, and the Politics of Regional Identification
12:00pm “Medicaid, Poverty and American Democracy: How Federalist Policies Make Unequal Politics
12:00pm (Un)Doing Korean Dancing Body: Value of Freedom and West African Dance in Seoul
January 31, 2017
12:00pm Unpayable Debt Speculations on Slavery, Value and Violence
5:00pm Avant-Garde Geographies and Acts of Black Citizenship