John L Warfield Center
Texas Justice Initiative Database

Visit the Texas Justice Initiative Database Spearheaded by Amanda Woog

The Initiative seeks to build narratives around who is dying in Texas’ criminal justice system

Wed, Jul 27, 2016


Diamond Reynolds at a rally at the governor’s residence, St Paul, Minnesota on July 7, 2016

Read the Latest Article By Dr. Christen Smith:

Slow death: Is the trauma of police violence killing black women?

Tue, Jul 19, 2016



Change police training tactics to stop shootings of black men

Read the Article by Dr. Kevin Cokely

Change police training tactics to stop shootings of black men

Mon, Jul 11, 2016


New Gallery Tour Lead by Rebecca Giordano

View the Photos from the Recent Warfield Center New Gallery Tour

Give us a Call and Book Your Tour Today!

Thu, Jul 7, 2016


History in 'Roots': UT Professor Helps Reimagine a Television Classic

View the Article Referencing Dr. Daina R. Berry's Recent Colaboration

History in 'Roots': UT Professor Helps Reimagine a Television Classic

Thu, Jun 16, 2016


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

View the Photos from the New Gallery's Artist Talk & Gallery Opening

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

Tue, May 17, 2016

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


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

Upcoming Exhibtion

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

Mon, May 16, 2016



Black Matters: The Futures of Black Scholarship and Activisim

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

Black Matters: The Futures of Black Scholarship and Activisim

Thu, Apr 28, 2016


Upcoming Exhibition at New Warfield Center Gallery

Exhibition Now on View!

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

Mon, Apr 25, 2016


Conversation with Actress Toyna Pinkins

The John L. Warfield Center's Performing Blackness Series Presents

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

Fri, Apr 22, 2016




Eto beginning the performance

View the Photos & Video from Performance as a Public Memorial

A Performance with Eto Otitigbe in Conjunction with Wideman-Davis Dance

Fri, Mar 25, 2016


drea brown

View the Photos from drea brown's Book Talk

dear girl: a reckoning

Wed, Mar 23, 2016