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.
Two AADS Faculty, Albert Wuaku (associate professor of religious studies, affiliated with AADS) and Jean Muteba Rahier (professor of anthropology and African & African diaspora studies), have returned from Ghana where they led a four-week long seminar in two different universities thanks to a "cohort and multi-institutional" Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship (CADFP) (see here) they were awarded: the University of Ghana, Legon, and then the University of Cape Coast, Ghana.
Albert Wuaku (associate professor of religious studies, affiliated with AADS) and Jean Muteba Rahier (professor of anthropology and African & African diaspora studies) were awarded a "cohort and multi-institutional" Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship (CADFP). Please click on the news title above for more information.
Dr. Danielle Clealand, Assistant Professor in the Department of Politics and International Relations at FIU, will share her latest book, The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 8:00 PM at Books & Books in Coral Gables.
Dr. Sharon Milagro Marshalls, an award-winning journalist and corporate communication professional from Barbados, will share her latest book, Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early Twenthieth-Century Migration from Barbados on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 6:30 PM at Books & Books in Coral Gables.
22 years after the Million Man March and on the 20th anniversary of the Million Women March (September 30), the Florida March for Black Women will center the stories, struggles, and resilience of Black women, while connecting our common issues and showcasing our collective South Florida power.
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