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50 Years of African & African American Studies at Harvard

AAAS 50 Poster

AAAS commemorated its 50th Anniversary with a 2-day symposium on February 28-29, 2020.

For more infor visit the AAAS50th web page to see photos and videos from the event.

Link to the AAAS 50th Page

Upcoming Events

2022 Sep 30

AAAS Professor Brandon Terry in conversation with Peniel E. Joseph

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Book Store - 1256 Massachusetts Avenue

Author Peniel E. Joseph will join AAAS Professor Brandon M. Terry in conversation regarding his new book, The Third Reconstruction: America's Struggle for Racial Justice in the Twenty-First Century.

This event will take place in person.  For more information and masking requirments visit the...

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2022 Oct 06

Hutchins Center Honors presents the W. E. B. Du Bois Medal Ceremony

4:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

On Thursday, October 6, 2022, at 4:00pm, the Hutchins Center Honors presents the  W. E. B Du Bois Medal Ceremony at Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard University.  The W. E. B. Du Bois Medal is Harvard's highest honor in the field of African and African American studies. It is awarded to individuals in the United States and across the globe in recognition of their contributions to African and African American culture and the life of the mind.  This event is free, however, tickets are required.  Free tickets will be available via the...

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2022 Oct 19
2022 Nov 30

AAAS Professor Suzanne Blier - 'The Medicis and Africa' Date:

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Hutchins Center, 104 Mount Auburn Street, Floor 3R, Cambridge, MA

This event will be in-person & live-streamed on YouTube

Suzanne Blier (Guest Speaker), Allen Whitehill Clowes Professor of Fine Arts and Professor of African and African American Studies

The Medicis and Africa

Part of the W. E. B. Du Bois Research Institute Colloquium Series

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