When: April 5, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Chazen Auditorium, first floor, 750 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA

The New Barbarianism, followed by a panel and reception. Medical and humanitarian workers are increasingly in the crosshairs as hospitals and aid centers have become part of the battlefield in today’s wars. So far, there …

“Irioweniasi: El Hilo de la Luna” Film Screening

When: July 25, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Where: Upper House Grand Hall, 365 E Campus Mall STE 200, Madison, WI 53715, USA

The 4W Women and Wellbeing Initiative, in coordination with the project, STREETS (Social Transformations to End Exploitation and Trafficking for Sex), is hosting a free, public film screening of Irioweniasi: El Hilo de la Luna …

“Our Africa”: A Public Conference by the Mandela Washington Fellows

When: July 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: The Pyle Center Alumni Lounge, University of Wisconsin: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Please join the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellows at UW-Madison for “Our Africa,” a free and public conference. Mandela Fellows will show the Madison community Africa through their eyes. The program will include a cultural show …

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference

When: May 2, 2015 all-day

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference The Department of African Languages & Literature will hold a two-day international conference. For fifty years, the department has taught African languages, African literature, linguistics, and oral tradition. In its …

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference

When: May 1, 2015 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference The Department of African Languages & Literature will hold a two-day international conference. For fifty years, the department has taught African languages, African literature, linguistics, and oral tradition. In its …

[CANCELED] Fish-Harnack Lecture: LGBTI Rights in Uganda

When: March 17, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Where: AT&T Room, Pyle Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Homophobia in Africa: Perspectives from Uganda We regret to inform that this event as been canceled. Frank Mugisha Executive Director Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) This event honors Mildred Fish-Harnack, a Milwaukee native who was a …

[CANCELED] Lecture: Henry Drewal

When: October 14, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
Where: Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, L140, 750 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA

“Come to Your Senses! – Sensiotics and Understandings of Art, Culture, and History” Henry Drewal Evjue-Bascom Professor, Departments of Art History and Afro-American Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison Description In this talk, Drewal explores the vital …

[POSTPONED] Lecture: Mahmood Mamdani

When: October 23, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Law School, Room 2260, 975 Bascom Mall, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Regretfully, this even has been postponed until further notice. Beyond Nuremberg: Re-thinking Responses to Political Violence Mahmood Mamdani Herbert Lehman Professor of Government & Professor of Anthropology, Political Science, & African Studies: Columbia University Professor …

#147NotJustANumber: Garissa University Memorial

When: April 30, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Bascom Hill, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Bascom Hill, 500 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA

#147NotJustANumber – Garissa University Memorial Schedule: 12:30-12:35 – Arrival and welcome 12:35-12:40 – Prayer and blessing 12:40-12:45 – Prayer and blessing 12:45-12:50 – Song 12:50-12:53 – Moment of Info on the memorial: Selah Agaba – …

#StudyStrong Academic Resource Fair

When: September 27, 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: College Library, First and Second Floor, 600 N Park St, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Join your peers at College Library to enjoy free pizza, balloon art, and a retro photo booth, all while visiting tables of academic resources that can help you #StudyStrong this year. Utilizing campus resources is …