The Black Liberation Movement & Radical Community Education ♥

The Black Liberation Movement and Radical Community Education Description Moderator: Krystal Tribbett (UCI Libraries) Speakers: • Ericka Huggins (Former Leader of the Black Panthers, Human Rights Activist and Poet) • Angela LeBlanc-Ernest (Independent Scholar and Documentary Filmmaker of the Oakland Community School and the Intersectional Black Panther Party Research Project) • Damien Sojoyner (Anthropology) • [...]

The Black Liberation Movement & Radical Community Education ♥2020-09-14T10:13:56-07:00

Professor Frank B. Wilderson, III and How Saidiya Hartman Retells the History of Black Life ♥

Frank B. Wilderson III, a former student of [Saidiya] Hartman’s who now chairs the department of African-American studies at the University of California, Irvine, described her as quietly persuasive. “She’s not an ‘angry Black woman,’ ” he told me. “She’s not Assata Shakur. But what they don’t know is that, where Assata Shakur will blow your [...]

Professor Frank B. Wilderson, III and How Saidiya Hartman Retells the History of Black Life ♥2020-10-19T14:25:03-07:00

Talking Black in America ♥

They say a picture is worth a thousand words - I feel like I grew up in an environment where a person could use a few words and it felt like a thousand pictures.  UC IRVINE LANGUAGE SCIENCE TALKS ON LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY Talking Black in America a documentary by the Language & Life Project About [...]

Talking Black in America ♥2020-09-29T15:55:03-07:00

Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow ♥ ✚

How does race shape health? Please join us to find out! Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow Oct. 15, 2020 5:00-6:30 p.m. (60 minute event + 30 minute discussion) Moderator Gwendolyn R. Majette, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Speakers: Sabrina Strings, Sociology Candice Taylor Lucas, Health Sciences Michele Goodwin, [...]

Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow ♥ ✚2020-10-13T08:42:28-07:00

Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow ♥ ✚

Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow Description Moderator: Gwendolyn R. Majette (Cleveland-Marshall College of Law) Speakers: • Sabrina Strings (Sociology) • Candice Taylor Lucas (Health Sciences) • Michele Goodwin (Law) Discussion Facilitators: • Sri Basu (English) • Sherine Handy (Anthropplogy) This event is 60 minutes. All are welcome [...]

Intersecting Realities: Health, Race, and the Ongoing Legacies of Slavery and Jim Crow ♥ ✚2020-09-21T11:49:02-07:00

Take the Pledge! ♥★✚

Dear Campus Community, This fall, all UCI community members are encouraged to Take the Pledge as a first step in helping to shape a university culture where Black people can thrive. The Take the Pledge campaign builds on the UCI Black Thriving Initiative, which aims to respond to and recognize anti-Blackness as an existential threat [...]

Take the Pledge! ♥★✚2020-10-14T13:44:21-07:00

Join UC Santa Barbara’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the launch of the 2020-2021 series Anti-Blackness: Difficult Dialogues ♥

Join UC Santa Barbara's Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the launch of the 2020-2021 series Anti-Blackness: Difficult Dialogues: Anti-Blackness, Refusal, and Resistance: Fugitive Possibilities in Black Education by kihana miraya ross Wednesday, October 14 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM About the Speaker: kihana miraya ross received her doctorate from UC Berkeley in 2016 and [...]

Join UC Santa Barbara’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the launch of the 2020-2021 series Anti-Blackness: Difficult Dialogues ♥2020-10-09T16:07:17-07:00

Designing the Narrative with Taylor Shaw and Jon Key ♥

Designing the Narrative with Taylor Shaw and Jon Key Description This event brings together two path-forging creatives for a conversation about race and representation in the current moment. Taylor Shaw is a writer, producer, and founder of Black Women Animate, a studio dedicated to cultivating talented women of color and other underrepresented people in the [...]

Designing the Narrative with Taylor Shaw and Jon Key ♥2020-09-21T11:48:40-07:00

BLACK AND BROWN VOICES MATTER ♥

UC IRVINE LANGUAGE SCIENCE TALKS ON LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY "BLACK AND BROWN VOICES MATTER " John Baugh Margaret Bush Wilson Professor in Arts and Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis Dr. John Baugh is the Margaret Cush Wilson Professor in Psychology, Anthropology, Education, English, Linguistics, and African and African-American Studies. He researches the social stratification of [...]

BLACK AND BROWN VOICES MATTER ♥2020-09-29T15:53:42-07:00

Fall 2020 Inclusive Excellence Opportunities ♥ ★ ✚

Dear Campus Community, As we begin the new academic year, I write to welcome you and invite you to participate in advancing the campus commitment to inclusive excellence. Below are several opportunities to learn and grow as a community with faculty, staff and students through our curricula and courses. Modules for Confronting Anti-Blackness (https://inclusion.uci.edu/inclusive-excellence-certificate-program/modules/) Preventing [...]

Fall 2020 Inclusive Excellence Opportunities ♥ ★ ✚2020-09-29T10:04:59-07:00
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