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Lecture Series: Diaspora Talk with Raphael Travis, Jr.

Monday, December 5, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) Multipurpose Room 2.206

The Healing Power of Hip Hop: Why We Must Think Differently about Hip Hop and Well-Being

Dr. Raphael Travis, Jr.

"Living With Pride: Coming Out (Or Not) for the Holidays"

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 • 7:00 PM

Living With Pride

Diaspora Talk Series with Dr. Kennetta Hammond Perry

Monday, November 7, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206

London is the Place for Me: Black Britons, Citizenship and the Politics of Race

London is the Place for Me: Black Britons, Citizenship and the Politics of Race

Film Screening and Conversation

Friday, November 4, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206

Papa Machete: A Short Film About Haitian Machete Fencing

Papa Machete: A Short Film About Haitian Machete Fencing

Performing Blackness Series

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206

With Uri McMillan

Uri McMillan, University of California, Los Angeles

Luis Barberia Talk in Music

Friday, October 7, 2016 • 2:00 PM

MRH 2.610

Luis Barberia

Angela Davis Keynote Address

Friday, September 30, 2016 • 5:00 PM

Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium

Angela Davis Keynote Address

Black Studies Invites You to the University of Texas at Austin's First National Black Studies Conference

Thursday, September 29, 2016 • 9:00 AM

The Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium

Black Matters: The Futures of Black Scholarship and Activism

Exhibition Conversation

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 • 6:00 PM

The Cactus Cafe; 2247 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78712

with Angelbert Metoyer & Saul Williams

Exhibition Conversation with Angelbert Metoyer & Saul Williams

Panel on Caribbean Art and Culture

Friday, September 16, 2016 • 3:00 PM

The Gordon White Building Multipurpose Room 2.206

Featuring Annalee Davis & Holly Bynoe

This Ground Beneath My Feet – A Chorus of Bush in Rab Lands

Artist Talk & Gallery Opening

Thursday, September 15, 2016 • 5:30 PM

The Gordon White Building (GWB) IDEA LAB 2.204

This Ground Beneath My Feet – A Chorus of Bush in Rab Lands

Annalee Davis Opening Reception

Upcoming Exhibition

Thursday, August 25, 2016

GWB 2.204 IDEA LAB

This Ground Beneath My Feet – A Chorus of Bush in Rab Lands

Artist: Annalee Davis

Gallery Opening & Artist Talk

Thursday, May 12, 2016 • 5:30 PM

New Warfield Center Gallery Jester Center A232 (JES), 201 East 21st Street

Angelbert Motoyer; Wrestling History: Points Along a Journey of Dis/covery Hidden in the Temple

Angelbert Metoyer, Remorial, 2007

Diaspora Talk with Dr. Lisa Ze Winters

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Diaspora Talk with Dr. Lisa Ze Winters

Peace & Justice Day

Monday, May 2, 2016 • 5:30 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB 2.206) 210 W. 24th St. 78712

Hosted by AADS Community Internship Course

Peace & Justice Day

Warfield Center Series: Performing Blackness

Thursday, April 28, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building Multipurpose Room (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Black Art Matters: A Conversation about the Politics of Black Art Featuring Tony-award winning actress Tonya Pinkins and Dr. Lisa B. Thompson, Associate Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies

Conversation with Actress Toyna Pinkins

Yoruba Day

Thursday, April 14, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Yoruba Day Celebration

Penelope’s Loom: A Writing Workshop

Saturday, April 9, 2016 • 2:00 PM

Saturday April 9th, 2-5pm

Ana-Maurine Lara, PhD

My Barbarian Residency: Artist Panel

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 • 6:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

My Barbarian Residency: Artist Panel

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Saturday, April 2, 2016 • 12:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center CLA 1.302D

Brunch Talk with Tameka Norris, Brontez Purnell and Kenya (Robinson)

Brunch Talk with Tameka Norris, Brontez Purnell and Kenya (Robinson)

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Friday, April 1, 2016 • 5:00 PM

GWB 2.206 Multi-purpose Room

Meka Jean “Ivy League Ratchet” Performance

Meka Jean “Ivy League Ratchet” Performance

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Friday, April 1, 2016 • 2:00 PM

Become Someone Else Workshop with Tameka Norris

Become Someone Else Workshop with Tameka Norris

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Friday, April 1, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CHEEKY LaSHAE Presents at New Directions

CHEEKY LaSHAE Presents at New Directions

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 6:00 PM

The Lab Theatre

I, JOHN HENRY -Brontez Purnell Dance Company Performance and Workshop

I, JOHN HENRY -Brontez Purnell Dance Company Performance and Workshop

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 5:30 PM

Opening Reception

Opening Reception

INGZ Presents: Sampling

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 10:00 AM

GWB 2.204 IDEA LAB

Become Someone Else Workshop with Tameka Norris

Become Someone Else Workshop with Tameka Norris

Performance as Public Memorial

Friday, March 25, 2016

Artist Eto Otitigibe with Wideman-Davis Dance

Performance as Public Memorial

Book Presentation with Drea Brown, Ph.D. Candidate, African & African Diaspora Studies Department

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

dear girl: a reckoning

dear girl: a reckoning

Racial Geography Tour with Dr. Ted Gordon

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 • 11:30 AM

Please join us for a racial geography tour with Dr. Ted Gordon this Wednesday, March 23rd beginning at 12:30 pm as we explore UT Austin as a racial history.


Exhibition Conversation

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 • 3:00 PM

The Warfield Center Gallery - Jester Center Suite 232

A Conversation with Artist, Eto Otitigibe & Dr. Myron Beasley Associate Professor, African American Studies Bates College

Exhibition Conversation

Athletes as Activists: Lessons from Black Lives Matter and Beyond

Friday, March 11, 2016 • 11:00 AM

University of Texas, Glickman Conference Center, Liberal Arts Building (CLA 1.302B), Austin

Athletes as Activists: Lessons from Black Lives Matter and Beyond

Diaspora Talk with Cheryl Finley

Monday, March 7, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Re-staging the Grand Tour: Routes of Contemporary African Diaspora Art

Diaspora Talk with Cheryl Finley

Faculty Book Presentation

Friday, February 26, 2016 • 2:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Black Intellectual Thought in Education: The Missing Traditions of Ann Julia Cooper, Carter G. Woodson and Alain LeRoy Locke

Black Intellectual Thought in Education

Guest Talk

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 3:30 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

Dr. Kate Capshaw

Dr. Kate Capshaw

Diaspora Talk with Quincy Mills

Monday, February 15, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206, 210 West 24th Street

"Cutting Along the Color Line: Black Barbers and Barber Shops in America"

Cutting Along the Color Line: Black Barbers and Barber Shops in America

Artist Talk & Opening Reception

Thursday, February 11, 2016 • 5:30 PM

New Warfield Center Gallery, Jester Gallery (JES) A232

Patience on a Monument: Recent work by Eto Otitigbe Curated by Myron M. Beasley, Ph. D

Patience on a Monument

Artist Talk & Opening Reception

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 • 5:30 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.204 The Idea Lab

Light & Life: St. Louis Cemetery No.1 Through the Lens of John Pinderhughes

Light & Life: St. Louis Cemetery No.1 Through the Lens of John Pinderhughes

Annual MLK. Community March & Festival

Monday, January 18, 2016 • 9:00 AM

Starting at the MLK Statue ( East Mall) on The University of Texas Campus

Annual MLK. Community March & Festival