Black History Month

THE DEPARTMENT OF AFRICANA STUDIES

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2021 EVENTS

A Celebration of Black History Month

ZOOM PRESENTATION

“The Power and Beauty of Africana Studies”

 

Mr. Lawrence Norville

 

Retired Chief Compliance Officer

Minority and Women’s Business Enterprise Program, Veterans (Service Disabled) Program, and the Disadvantaged Enterprise Program

New York State Thruway Authority

 

Date:                Wednesday

                          February 17, 2021

 

Time:               3:00 – 4:00 P.M.

 

Sponsor:  The Department of Africana   

                 Studies

 

 

ZOOM PRESENTATION

     

Discussion:  “The Middle Continent and Its

                      People:  The Contributions of

                     Africa and the African Diaspora                        to Modern Civilization”

 

PANELISTS:

       Dr. Marcel Kitissou

       Dr. Frank Essien

       Dr. David Agum

       Dr. David Glovsky

      

Date:                Wednesday

                          February 24, 2021

 

Time:               2:00 – 4:00 P.M.

 

Sponsor:           The Department of Africana Studies

 

ZOOM PRESENTATION

 

Discussion:

“William Monroe Trotter,

 Catalyst for Change”

with     

Dr. Oscar Williams

 

 

Date:                 Wednesday

                          February 24, 2021

 

Time:                6:00 – 7:30 P.M.

 

Sponsor:           The Department of Africana Studies

 

Artist Talk

 

                     Crystal Z. Campbell

 

Harvard Radcliffe Film Study Center Fellow 

 

 

Date:                 Thursday

                          February 25, 2021

 

Time:                4:00 – 5:00 P.M.

                          (ZOOM PRESENTATION)

 

 

Discussion and TED Talk:

“Allegories on Race and Racism”

with     

Dr. Annette Johnson

 

 

Date:                 Friday

                          February 26, 2021

 

Time:                11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

                           (ZOOM PRESENTATION)

 

Sponsor:           The Department of Africana Studies

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Department of Africana Studies at

(518) 442-4730 or email [email protected]