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“Rioting through Religion: Spirituality and Activism in Free French Brazzaville, 1940-1944”

Afro Zumba

African Studies Workshop Featuring Abdoulaye Gueye

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YALDA & HABIC Present: How to Raise Money for Your Startup with Eric Osiakwan

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Motherland: Celebrating the African Woman

The Impact of Social Support on Ebola Survivors

CANCELLED: African Education Initiative Mixer

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Africa Command

West Africa’s Women of God

Innovating for Transformation: Lessons from Africa

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Lunch Seminar – Peace through Entrepreneurship: Investing in a Start-up Culture for Security and Development

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Film Screening: Ori Inu

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African Studies Workshop Featuring Zebulon Dingley

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Dahomey Dance – How Rhythms and Songs Travelled from Benin to the Americas with Angélique Kidjo

Race, Representation, and Museums Lecture Series: Marx, Freud, and the Gods Black People Make: European Social Theory and the Real-Life “Fetish”

Okwui Okpokwasili Master Class

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YALDA Film Screening: Mama Rwanda

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The Harvard Graduate Conference on International History: Migration, Immigration, & Diaspora

Public Lecture Series: Kunlé Adeyemi

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The Harvard Graduate Conference on International History: Migration, Immigration, & Diaspora

Where the Roads All End: The Marshall Family’s Kalahari Photography

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World Music/Crasharts presents from South Africa Ladysmith Black Mambazo

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Ceddo,Sofa, Tirailleur: Slave Status and Military Identity in 19th Century Senegambia”

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Free Tour: From the Nile to the Euphrates

Christianity, Development and Modernity in Africa

Panel Discussion: Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen

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Afro-Cuban Musical Traditions: Lukumí Bàtá Concert

Global History of Black Girlhood Conference

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Global History of Black Girlhood Conference

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Philippe Beaujard

Hellenistic Music in Africa, 10 BCE: Reconstructing the Instruments from Queen Amanishakheto’s Pyramid

African Studies Workshop Featuring Melusi Nkomo

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Forensic Paleoanthropology and the Site of Malapa, South Africa

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The Early Glass Working Industry at Igbo Olokun, Ile-Ife Nigeria

Harvard International & Global History Seminar: Promised Land: A People’s History of the Global Pan-African Movement | Adam Ewing

Popular Pan-Africanism: Rumor, Identity, and Intellectual Production in the Age of Garvey

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Examining the Egyptian-Saudi Dispute Over the Red Sea Islands: Political and Legal Implications for The Middle East

The 7th African Professionals Speaker Series Event

The Making of Marrakesh ‘Abd al-Mu’min and the Almohad Legacy

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The 33rd Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium in the History of Art and Architecture

Conference: (Dis)entangling Global Early Modernities, 1300-1800

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The 33rd Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium in the History of Art and Architecture

African in the Americas: A Workshop for Boston Public Schools Secondary School Educators

Harvard African Students Association Presents Royalty: History of the Empire

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“Larger than Life: Paintings of the Peasant National Community at the Agricultural Museum in Cairo, 1935-1937”

African Studies Workshop Featuring Jesse Shipley

CANCELLED: Hysterical States and Speculative Economies: Gold, Deindustrialization, and South Africa in the Global Order

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Rouse Visiting Artist Lecture: Okwui Enwezor, curator

Fulbright opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa Webinar

W. E. B. Du Bois, Education, and Archaeology in Egypt: An Overlooked Chapter in the History of Egyptology

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Spring Colloquium with NoViolet Bulawayo

Addressing complexity: smallholder farmers facing climate risks in sub-Saharan Africa

Africa Careers: Panel and Mixer

Mahindra Humanities Center Musics Abroad Seminar: Gavin Steingo

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The Conference on the Role of the Diaspora in the Revitalization of African Higher Education

ʻIlm and the Common People: Sufi Vernacular Poetry and Islamic Education in Brava, c.1890-1922 (Professor Lidwien Kapteijns, Wellesley College)

CANCELLED: Harvard Museums’ Seminar on Innovative Curatorial Practice

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The Conference on the Role of the Diaspora in the Revitalization of African Higher Education

8th Annual African Development Conference At Harvard

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8th Annual African Development Conference At Harvard

Teaching Africa in the Elementary Classroom

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