25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
15
2016

Islam and Spiritual Resistance to Slavery in the African Diaspora

Event Time: Thu, 09/15/2016 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Paul Lovejoy, Department of History, York University

Paul E. Lovejoy is Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of History at York University and...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
14
2016

Film Screening “Dialog with My Grandmother/Dialogo con mi Abuela

Event Time: Wed, 09/14/2016 - 5:00pm

Gloria Rolando has an extensive body of work on the African experience in Cuba. In Dialog With My Grandmother, the filmmaker enters in a rich conversation with her grandmother who talks about Cuba, many years before the Cuban Revolution of 1959....

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
13
2016

Film Screening of “Colonial Misunderstandings”

Event Time: Tue, 09/13/2016 - 3:00pm

September 13

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
12
2016

Film Screening of “Leaf in the Wind”

Event Time: Mon, 09/12/2016 - 4:00pm

Une Feuille dans le vent 

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Jun
13
2016

Grasping Water: Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa, and North America

Event Time:
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 2:00pm to Fri, 06/17/2016 - 2:00pm

ICGC is co-sponsoring the University of Minnesota Grasping Water Summer Institute entitled "Grasping Water: Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa, and North America" from June 13-17, 2016. 

This is an intensive,...

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ICGC Brown Bag
May
06
2016

Panel: Global Food Security and Social Justice

Event Time: Fri, 05/06/2016 - 12:00pm

Presenters: Aaron Eddens, Department of American Studies, & Alexander Liebman, Department of Horticultural Sciences

Faculty Moderator: Dave Wilsey,...

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ICGC Distinguished Lecture
Apr
29
2016

The Practice of Post-Apartheid Freedom

Event Time: Fri, 04/29/2016 - 12:00pm

The Practice of Post-Apartheid Freedom

Presented by: Dr. Premesh Lalu, Director of the Centre for Humanities Research, University of the Western Cape

Speaker Biography:...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
05
2016

Usakos: Photographs beyond Ruins

Event Time:
Tue, 04/05/2016 - 8:00am to Sat, 04/23/2016 - 5:00pm
  April 5–23, 2016   Usakos: Photographs beyond Ruins   Regis Center for Art, West Gallery | University of Minnesota Organized by the African Studies Initiative Co-sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Center for... Click here to read more
ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
21
2016

“Fault Lines: Rethinking Temporal and Disciplinary Traditions in African Studies”

Event Time:
Thu, 04/21/2016 - 8:00am to Sat, 04/23/2016 - 4:00pm

The inaugural University of Minnesota International African Studies Conference, “Fault Lines” will bring together graduate students, junior and senior scholars concerned with how existing systems of knowledge production have shaped...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
15
2016

Transgender Vulnerability and Transnational Reproductive Labor

Event Time: Fri, 04/15/2016 - 12:00pm

Aren Aizura, Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies (GWSS)

Abstract forthcoming...

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