Africana Sexualities: Conversations on Race, Gender, and Sexuality in the African Diaspora


Monday, October 29, 2018, 12:00pm to 5:00pm


Multiple Locations

A day-long series of events featuring
Dagmawi Woubshet and Régine Jean-Charles


  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm | student lunch with speakers

Space is limited. Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 27, 2018.

WGS seminar room and lounge

Boylston Hall, Ground Floor


  • 1:00 – 2:45 pm | class visit in WOMGEN 1276: The Black Male Body with Professor Robert Reid-Pharr (all undergraduates welcome)

WGS seminar room

Boylston Hall, Ground Floor, Room G35


  • 3:00 – 5:00 pm | Ethiopia/Haiti/America: A Public Conversation with Dagmawi Woubshet and Regine Jean-Charles

Office of BGLTQ Student Life

Grays Hall, Lower Level

Rear entrance, facing Wigglesworth

Refreshments will be served.


Inaugurating a series of public conversations on questions of race, gender, and sexuality in the African Diaspora, Professors Dagmawi Woubshet (University of Pennsylvania) and Régine Jean-Charles (Boston College), will discuss how matters of sexual health, reproduction, pleasure, politics, and risk impact Haitian, Ethiopian, and African American cultures.