Posted by jean-Pierre Reichenbach on February 04, 2022
In compliance with French regulations, in order to enter Reid Hall, all guests must provide a "pass vaccinal." Due to the ongoing sanitary situation, in-person events may be cancelled or rescheduled.
Entre Nous Black is the Journey, Africana the Name with Maboula Soumahoro and Kaiama L. Glover Virtual Event | February 4, 2022 | 1:30 p.m. (New York) | 7:30 p.m. (Paris)
Join professors Maboula Soumahoro and Kaiama L. Glover, both specialists of Africana and Diaspora Studies, for a discussion of Soumahoro’s recent book, Black is the Journey, Africana the Name (Polity Books, 2021), translated by Kaiama L. Glover.
Black History Month Restituer ? L'Afrique en quête de ses chefs d'œuvres In-Person Event at the Cinéma l'Arlequin February 9, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. (Paris)
This documentary film by Nora Philippe tells the story of colonial looting, Europe's appropriation of African works of art, the efforts from Africa to retrieve these lost works, and of European museums' refusal to let them go. Co-produced by Cinétévé and ARTE (83 min., 2021).
The screening will take place at the Arlequin cinema (76, rue de Rennes, Paris 6e) and will be followed by a conversation in English between Nora Philippe and Dr. Felicity Bodenstein.
Black History Month Fighting for Respect: African American Soldiers in WWI In-Person Event | February 22, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. (Paris)
Join us for a special screening of the documentary "Fighting For Respect: African Americans in WWI," a compelling story of the African American soldiers who fought for democracy abroad in segregated US Army troops.
The screening will be followed by a live concert with jazz musicians Ursuline Kairson and Darryl Hall.