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African American Studies invites the department’s students, alumni, faculty, and staff to a Spring Wrap-Up event. The department offices at 31 S. Court St. are open to all department affiliated persons on Tuesday, April 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Coffee and donuts are served from 8 to 11 […]

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The Between Love and Hate curricular theme is co-sponsoring Hip Hop Awareness Week at Ohio University, March 30 to April 4. The week-long series of events is brought to campus by the Ohio University chapter of Hip Hop Congress, the Student Activities Commission (SAC), and the Black Student Cultural Programming […]

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The new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series presentsPalestinian filmmaker Abu-Assads Paradise Now (2005) on Saturday, April 11, at 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. Paradise Now follows two Palestinian childhood friends who have been recruited for a strike on Tel Aviv and focuses on their […]

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The Between Love and Hate theme presents “The Devil Quotes Scripture: Intersections of Spirituality, Sexuality, and Race on Empire” on Tuesday, April 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Faculty Commons on the third floor of Alden Library. Empire is the new Fox hit that drew 17 million viewers […]

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The annual Najee E. Muhammad Memorial Lecture features Dr. Mary E. Weems presenting “Black Notes: One Woman Performance” on Wednesday, April 15, at 7 p.m. in Galbreath Chapel. A book signing follows the lecture. Weems is a poet, playwright, imagination-intellect theorist and social-cultural foundations of education scholar. She is the […]

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Dr. Treva Lindsey discusses “Representin’: The Politics of Black Pop Culture in the Era of #BlackLivesMatter” on Thursday, April 16, from 4-6 p.m. in Bentley Hall 129. Lindsey is Assistant Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Ohio University. She specializes in black feminist theory, women’s history, and popular […]

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The new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series presentsAlex Riveras Sleep Dealer (2009) on Saturday, March 21, at 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. In Sleep Dealer, when Memo Cruzs family is victim of a drone attack he finds himself with no option but to head […]

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The new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series presents Unveiled (2005) by the German director Angelina Maccarone, an American filmmaker of a Peruvian background, on Saturday, March 14, at 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. In Unveiled, Fabria, prosecuted in Iran because of her love affair […]

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The Department of African American Studies invites the campus community to celebrate the release of its newest faculty member’s book,A Nation Can Rise No Higher Than Its Women, on Thursday, Feb. 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Little Professors Bookstore. The event includes a reading, a brief discussion, […]

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The new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series presents Children in No Mans Land (2009), by a Panama-born, U.S.-based documentary filmmaker Anayansi Prado, on Saturday, Feb. 21, at 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. Children in No Man’s Land is is a documentary that uncovers the […]

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