Artist in residence Prof. Portia Cobb will discuss the development of her current work at The Lynden Sculpture Garden in Brown Deer, WI and it’s connection to her ongoing research and exploration of Gullah Geechee identity in the Low Country South Carolina on May 4th, 2018, 12:30-1:30 pm in the Winston Van Horne Seminar Room, Mitchell Hall, Room 206. … Continue Reading »
Professor Mitchell-Walthour Meets Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
Dr. Gladys Mitchell-Walthour (Department of Africology) was an invited guest at a speech and dinner of former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff at San Diego State University.… Continue Reading »
A Statement on the Assassination of Marielle Franco Presente
An official statement letter from the students of Africology 344: Global Black Social Movements, instructed by Dr. Gladys Mitchell-Walthour, about the murder of black councilwoman, community leader, and activist, Marielle Franco Presente.… Continue Reading »
March Issue of Letters & Science InFocus: Black Representation
Africology professor, Dr. Nolan Kopkin, discusses his new paper, “Substantive Black Political Representation: Evidence from Matching Estimates in the United States House of Representatives,” with InFocus author, Sarah Vickery.… Continue Reading »