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Application Now Open: Study Abroad in Tanzania Summer 2018!


AADS is pleased to announce that we will be offering once again our unique study abroad program to Tanzania in Summer A 2018. Please click here for detailed information on the program such as itinerary, courses, and more. Scholarships are available to cover the cost.

AADS Affiliate Faculty Daniel Royles Published A Piece on Black Communities and Natural Disasters


Dr. Daniel Royles, Assistant Professor of History, recently published a piece titled "Race, Necropower, and Natural Disasters" on Black Perspectives, the blog of the African American Intellectual History Society. Please click on the title link above to access the article.

Summer 2017 Study Abroad to Tanzania, East Africa Was a Great Success


The program was designed to provide students with an introduction to East African cultures and traditions. It explored the unique history, culture and traditions of the Maasai people, an ethnic group that has preserved its culture despite the forces of globalization.

Upcoming Events

Evaluación comparativa de la utilidad de “instrumentos legales multiculturales” p/ afrodescendientes

02/16/2018 09:00 AM

Panel discussion of experts in LA multicultural legal instruments for afrodescendants. Event is in Spanish. Funded by Ford-LASA Special Projects Grant; co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC), African & African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS), Department of Global & Sociocultural Studies (GSS), Office of Research and Economic Development. Part of LACC's Migrant and Transient Communities Program of Excellence. For more information, please call (305) 348-2894.

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