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Agrupación Xangô Event Series. Visibility in Education: Teaching Argentina's Black History

Afro-Argentine Organization: Agrupación Xangô
Friday, October 12, 2018
4:00-6:00 PM
Room 2435 North Quad Map
"From Invisibility to Recognition”: The place of the Afro-Argentine community in Argentina’s national history. This event will be a discussion of efforts towards an educational policy that includes Afro-Argentines and Afrodescendants in the curriculum.

Agrupación Xangô is a dynamic Afro-Argentine association whose mission is to forge bonds with international groups, promote the visibility of Afro-descendants, enhance global scholarship, and advocate for social justice and human rights in Argentina and throughout the African diaspora.

Free and Open to the Public. Reception to follow.

For more information, please contact Marisol Fila at mafila@umich.edu

Cosponsors: Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, University Library, Language Resource Center, Center for Global and Intercultural Study, School of Music, Theatre & Dance, Martin Luther King, Cesar Chavez, Rosa Parks (KCP) Visiting Professors Program, Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Building: North Quad
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Africa, Education, Lecture
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, School of Music, Theatre & Dance, Department for Afroamerican and African Studies, University Library, International Institute, Center for Global and Intercultural Study, Romance Languages & Literatures, Language Resource Center, Academic Affairs