Upcoming Webinar | The Impact of Militarization in the Lives of Black Women in Brazil

Join us next Friday, December 3 @ 12:30 CDT with Marcelle Decothé,  Advocacy Coordinator at the Marielle Franco Institute in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Her presentation titled, “The Impact of Militarization in the Lives of Black Women in Brazil,” will be moderated by Dr. Gladys Mitchell-Walthour and will be hosted via Zoom and streamed live to the department’s Facebook page. Click here to register.Continue Reading »

Webinar | “The Black Radical Tradition and Decolonial Return’ with Dr. George Barganier

Please join us next Friday, November 5 @ 12:30 CST for a webinar Q&A with Dr. George Barganier, Associate Professor at the Department of Criminal Justice Studies at San Francisco State University for a presentation on decolonial theory and the Black Radical Tradition. Free registration is required to join via Zoom and participate in the Q&A. Click here to register.… Continue Reading »

Webinar | Islands of Hope: Challenging School Cultures Through African Brazilian History and Culture

Join us this Friday, April 9th, 2021 @ 12:30 pm CST, for a special webinar Q&A with Thiago dos Santos Molina, PhD Student at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. His presentation will address the relevance of issues related to culture for Black children over the course of their schooling process and the changes in school culture instigated by the teaching of African and African Brazilian history and culture. Free & open to the public: Click here to registerContinue Reading »