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Cortez Williams Lecture Series - Spring 2019
October 29, 2018

Cortez Williams Lecture Series 2019 Poster

Coming Spring 2019, the annual Cortez Williams Lecture Series brings four seasoned speakers in issues of black culture and Africana Studies to UNM. Beginning with a keynote speech for the Black Histor…

Oral History Capacity-Building Forum
October 17, 2018

Oral History Capacity-Building Forum Flyer

Earlier this year, the Center for Regional Studies sponsored four UNM professors and two UNM graduate students to attend the weeklong “Voces Oral History Research Summer Institute” at…


New Black Creative Writing Course - Spring 2019
November 12, 2018

AFST 297: Introduction to Black Creative Writing, a new course taught by faculty, Naima Yael Tokunow will be offered by the UNM Africana Studies program coming Spring 2019. This class will be focused …