Recorded Lectures

AADS Sponsored Lectures and Talks

"Boston Haitians: Between Symbolic Inclusion and Enduring Inequalities"
Regine Jackson
April 1, 2016

"'Like Soldiers Going to War': The West Indian Builders of the Panama Canal"
Olive Senior
November 12, 2015

"Race in the U.S.A.: Expectations, Concerns and Hopes in 2015"
Gustavo Morello, S.J., Nancy Pineda-Madrid, Vincent Rougeau, Min Song, Martin Summers, James Keenan, S.J.
January 21, 2015

“Still Left Behind: Gender and Class Exclusion in the Pursuit of African-American Educational Justice”
R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy
November 6, 2014

African Literature Doesn't Exist
Taiye Selasi
October 9, 2013

Justice for Some: Reflections on (Every) American's Right to Legal Representation
Dawn Porter
September 25, 2013

A Look at Race, Comedy, and Politics in the 2012 Election
Baratunde Thurston
October 25, 2012

The Danger of a Single Story
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
April 7, 2011

Reflections on the Problem of the "Black Church"
Curtis J. Evans
March 31, 2011

Resilience, Recovery, and Rebuilding: The Crisis in Haiti
Marc Prou
February 15, 2010

Evangelical Spiritual Warfare and Vodou in Haiti
Elizabeth McAlister
October 19, 2009

Girl Soldier
Grace Akallo
November 18, 2008

Junot Diaz: A Reading
Junot Diaz
October 8, 2008

Traveling Ethnicity in the Nineteenth Century
James Wallace
April 18, 2007

Lessons from New Orleans: A Performance
Kalamu ya Salaam, Ashley Jones, Christopher Burton
November 16, 2007

Bearing Witness: African Slavery in the Nile Valley
Eve Troutt Powell
March 28, 2007

Beyond the Empire of Jim Crow: Race and Foreign Policy in the Post Civil Rights Era
Nikhil Singh
April 27, 2006

The African Diaspora and Black Masculine Performance
Michelle Stephens
November 8, 2006

Class Poverty and Shame
Tommie Shelby
October 18, 2006

AADS Faculty Lectures and Talks

Writers Among Us
Cynthia Young
November 15, 2006

Rosa Parks and the Everyday Activist
Rhonda Frederick, Cynthia Young, Roberto Avant-Mier, Vanessa Lara
December 5, 2005