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Dr. Lianggong Luo’s lecture on Langston Hughes

Monday, April 11, 2016

In collaboration with the International Programs Center, Professor Lianggong Luo, School of Foreign Languages, Central China Normal University, visited UNCG and shared his most recent research, “Nature Writing as Political Expression: Langston Hughes’ Poetry on Nature in the 1940s.”

Poet Brenda Marie Osbey visits campus

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Award-winning New Orleans poet Brenda Marie Osbey visited campus, giving a poetry reading and visiting with students.

Discussion with Dr. E. Patrick Johnson

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The AADS Conference Room was packed with students for an engaging discussion with Dr. E. Patrick Johnson about his current research and performance projects.

Dr. E. Patrick Johnson is Carlos Montezuma Professor of Performance Studies and African American Studies at Northwestern University and the award-winning author of “Appropriating Blackness: Performance and the Politics of Authenticity” and “Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South-An Oral History.”

Dr. Johnson’s current research entitled, “Honeypot: Black Southern Women Who Love Women,” focuses on oral traditions of black southern women who desire other women.

 African American Studies Program Host High Point Businessman Jerry Camp

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

E. Patrick Johnson Presents – “What is this “Black” In Black Studies: What Performance Has to do with It”

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

Independent Voters and African Americans in the 2012 Election: Will there be another ‘Black and Independent Allicance’?

We are the 99%?: Occupy Movement, Race, Class, and Polities

Hip Hop and the New Gender Relations

Love in the Time of Oprah: Why American Loves to Save Africa

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: The Human Story

2011 Annual National Council of Black Studies Conference

‘Zine Making as Social Activism With Alexis Gumbs and The Grassroots Media Tour

Fall Kick-Off on College Walk

Monday August 25th, 2008

Understanding Haiti: A View from Angele Theard, M.D.

Monday, March 29 2010, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, UNCG, EUC, Maple Room | Event Flyer

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Dr. Tara T. Green’s Book Talk

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