Past Events

  • 2018 Jun 17

    Mandela: Centenary Celebration

    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    JFK Presidential Library and Museum Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

    Join South Africa Partners for a forum to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday! The event will serve as an opportunity to reflect on Mandela’s visionary leadership with our honored guests, to hear from the next generation of leaders who are carrying his vision forward, and to bring our communities together around common values.

    ORGANIZER: South Africa Partners
    WEBSITE: http://www.sapartners.org/articles/mandela-centenary-celebration

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  • 2018 Jun 16

    2018 African Festival

    11:00am to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    500 Pawtucket Blvd., Lowell MA

     

    Theme for 2018 Festival: "African Culture: Our Strength, Our Heritage, Our Gift To Mankind".

     

    African Music, Dance, Food, Crafts.

    ORGANIZER: African Festival Lowell

    WEBSITE: http://www.africanfestivallowell.org/

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  • 2018 May 15

    Meet Jackie Baganizi (Ineza Parents' School)

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Office of Career Services, Harvard University - 54 Dunster Street Cambridge MA 02138

    Please join us at a reception in honor of Jackie Baganizi who is visiting from Kisoro, Uganda. Jackie is the founder and director of Ineza Parents' School and has been working tirelessly on the building of Ineza Children's Center. Jackie will speak briefly about her work and we will all celebrate the recent completion of the Ineza Children's Center.

    Please RSVP to: ellenkwilliams54@gmail.com

    ORGANIZER: Office of Career Services

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  • 2018 May 11

    Film Screening: An Act of Defiance

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA

    Join SA Partners for the Massachusetts premiere of An Act of Defiance presented in partnership with The National Center for Jewish Film’s 21st Annual Film Festival. This rousing historical drama is based on the real events of the pivotal 1963 Rivonia Trial in apartheid South Africa.

    ORGANIZER: SA Partners

    MORE INFORMATION: https://sapartners.org/event/film-screening-act-defiance/

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  • 2018 May 09

    Film Screening: An Act of Defiance

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Coolidge Corner Theatre

    Join SA Partners for the Massachusetts premiere of An Act of Defiance presented in partnership with The National Center for Jewish Film’s 21st Annual Film Festival. This rousing historical drama is based on the real events of the pivotal 1963 Rivonia Trial in apartheid South Africa.

    Additional Screening: Friday May 11, 7pm at The Museum of Fine Arts

    ORGANIZER: SA Partners

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  • 2018 Apr 25

    Africa's Leaders Speak Forum

    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, Harvard Kennedy School, 79 John F. Kennedy Street Cambridge, MA 02138

    AfricasLeadersSpeak

    The Center for African Studies presents

    Africa's Leaders Speak Forum

    Hakeem & Myma Belo-Osagie Panel: Public Leadership and Africa's Developmental Agenda

    Featuring: ...

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  • 2018 Apr 25

    African Literature Reading Group

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Teaching Africa Library, 4th floor, 232 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215

    The Outreach Program at the African Studies Center hosts an annual series of book group meetings wherein participants of all ages and backgrounds are invited to read and discuss engaging novels by African authors. Join members of the African studies community in reading books by a section of Africa authors and discussing them. Led by former outreach director Barbara Brown and retired Boston Public Schools teacher Roberta Logan, this group meets three times per academic year:

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 4pm-6pm

    Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4pm-6pm

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