Post Tagged with: "African American Studies events"

African American Studies | Knowing Rendville, African American History in SE Ohio, Feb. 23

Knowing Rendville! is on tap for Thursday evening, Feb. 23,  from 7-9 p.m. at the Southeast Ohio History Center, 24 W. State St., Athens. The two-hour program features a 30-minute documentary on Rendville produced by the late Mark Leff of WOUB a panel of current and former Rendville residents including […]

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February 1, 2017 at 6:30 pmEvents

Free Screenings, Panel | I Am Not Your Negro, Feb. 23

Malcolm X Martin Luther King Jr Medgar Evers in I Am Not Your Negro. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.

A panel discussion follows free screenings of I Am Not Your Negro on Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Athena Cinema. The free screenings are at 5 and 7 p.m. The panel discussion is immediately following the 7 p.m. showing. Tickets will be available at the Athena on Feb. 23 on […]

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February 1, 2017 at 6:30 pmEvents

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Poster Contest | Deadline Extended to Jan. 13

Martin Luther King Jr.

NOTE: The deadline for the Martin Luther King Jr. Poster Contest has been extended until 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13. All Ohio University students along with Athens middle and high school students are invited to enter the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. poster contest, “A Matter of Legacy: Creative Arts […]

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January 1, 2017 at 9:30 pmEvents

MLK’s Vision for the African Diaspora At Home and Abroad, Jan. 18

Dr. Robin D. Muhammad

Dr. Robin D. Muhammad discusses “MLK’s Vision for the African Diaspora At Home and Abroad” on Wednesday, Jan. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. in Baker Center 231. Muhammad is Chair and Associate Professor of African American Studies and Director of the African American Research and Service Institute at Ohio […]

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January 1, 2017 at 7:45 pmEvents

Between Love and Hate | The Times of Harvey Milk, Jan. 26

Between Love and Hate | The Times of Harvey Milk, Jan. 26

The Between Love and Hate theme is hosting a screening and discussion of the film The Times of Harvey Milk on Thursday, Jan. 26, from 6-8:30 p.m. in Gordy 307. The screening if free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Dr. Akil Houston, […]

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January 1, 2017 at 5:45 pmEvents

Pride Pachanga | Multicultural Activists Coalition, Dec. 2

Pride Pachanga | Multicultural Activists Coalition, Dec. 2

The Multicultural Activists Coalition, in partnership with a diverse group of Ohio University student organizations and departments, has organized a Pride Pachanga at the Living Learning Center on Friday, Dec. 2, from 6-10 p.m.  The event includes food, dancing, and a celebration of culture and diversity. The group hopes the […]

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November 1, 2016 at 4:00 pmEvents

Between Love and Hate | An Evening with Dr. Charles McKinney, Oct. 14

Dr. Charles McKinney

The Between Love and Hate theme presents “An Evening with Dr. Charles McKinney” on Friday, Oct. 14, from 6-8 p.m. in Bentley 135. McKinney’s talk will focus on the politics of gender and race in organizing and electoral politics. His visit is part of the “Protest, Politics, and Perception” theme […]

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October 1, 2016 at 8:45 pmEvents