University of Rochester
Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African American Studies

Speaker Series

Date & Time

Location

Event

 
  • Thursday, March 20, 2014
  • 5:00 PM
  • Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library
  • A GEORGE H. FORD LECTURE

    Event Poster
  • Wednesday, April 9, 2014
  • 5:00 PM
  • Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library
  • Frederick Douglass Institute Speaker Series

    Event Poster
  • Wednesday, March 5, 2014
  • 5:00 PM
  • Hawkins-Carlson Room
  • Justice and /versus faith in aid to Africa

    Event Poster
  • Friday, January 24, 2014
  • 3:00 PM
  • Lattimore 540
  • Discussion with Ugandan Filmmaker Alex Semambo

    Event Poster
  • Friday, January 24, 2014
  • 6:00 PM
  • Strong Auditorium
  • Martin Luther King Commemorative Address

    Event Poster
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2014
  • 7:00 PM
  • Gowen room
  • "I Am Hip Hop: Religion and Identity Construction in the Music of Erykah Badu"

    Event Poster
  • Friday, November 15, 2013
  • 3:00 PM
  • Robbins Library, Rush Rhees 416
  • Dante the Abolitionist

    Event Poster
  • Thursday, November 7, 2013
  • 5:15 PM
  • 1-101 Dewey Hall
  • Language as battlefield: My journey in the minefield

  • Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, Distinguished Professor of University of California, Irvine
  • Event poster
  • Friday, November 8, 2013
  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Hawkins Carlson Reading Room, Rush Rhees Library
  • Professor Ngugi Wa Thiong'O meets with students

  • Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, Distinguished Professor of University of California, Irvine
  • Event Poster
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013
  • 5:00 PM
  • Welles Brown room Rush Rhees library
  • The Sixth Annual Two Icons Lecture on Race and Gender

  • "The Political History of Contemporary Black Feminism"
  • Event Poster
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • 5:00 PM
  • Wilson Commons Gowen Room
  • "God without a Church: Rap Music and the Nature and Meaning of African-American Religion."