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AADS Affilitate Faculty Ulrich Oslender's Co-Edited Book is Now Available


AADS Affiliate Faculty Ulrich Oslender's co-edited book, Bridging Scholarship and Activism: Reflections from the Frontlines of Collaborative Research, is now available.

AADS Core Faculty Dr. Okezi Otovo Has Published an Article


Congratulations to Professor Okezi T. Otovo whose article, “The Gender of Social Welfare: Maternalism and Paternalism in Bahia’s Estado Novo/ O gênero da assistência social: maternalismo e paternalismo no Estado Novo baiano” was just published in the peer-reviewed journal, Revista da Associação Brasileira de Pesquisadores(as) Negros(as), vol. 6 no. 14 (2014).

AADS was Awarded Title VI UISFL Grant from U.S. Dept. of Education


AADS was awarded a Title VI UISFL Grant from the United States' Department of Education.

Upcoming Events

Narratives of the Past and the Restitution of "Artefacts" from Museums

11/24/2014 04:30 PM

Dr. Damiana Otoiu is a political anthropologist whose research questions the recent metamorphoses of French and Belgian post-colonial ethnographic museums, and the relationship between these museums and the "source" communities of the objects exposed.

The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

12/01/2014 03:30 PM

Dr. Edward E. Baptist, Associate Professor of History at Cornell University, will present his latest book, The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism.

Reembarque: Documentary about Haitians in Cuba By Gloria Rolando

12/02/2014 06:00 PM

Spend the evening with acclaimed Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando as she presents the final screening for Reembarque.

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