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May 25, 2018
On the evening of Friday, November 3rd, the seats of the Event Oval of the Diana were filled with people excited to witness the historic panel of giants within the Feminist Movement such as Barbara Smith, Reina Gossett, Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, Mariame Kaba, and Robyn Maynard; all gathered as a part of the Invisible No More conference to...
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May 23, 2018
In this “Break This Down” interview that marks the month of Ramadan (May 14–June 15), Hussein Rashid, adjunct faculty in the Department of Religion, explains the significance of the holy month, defines an Islamic “super-hero,” and shares what has surprised him the most from interviews with American Muslims.  
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May 22, 2018
As we all descended the steps of the Salon 94 gallery steps it felt as if we were entering some sort of inner sanctum.
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May 22, 2018
After we attended the Ethno-Graphics panel in October, we wanted to another opportunity to read graphic novels in an academic setting. The question I pitched immediately after the panel: how exactly do you or should you read a comic book as a scholar? In February, as a follow up to that question, we read Marvel’s Black Panther: A Nation Under Our...
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May 22, 2018
Early December, we received an amazing opportunity to go behind the scenes at the Pacific Collection in the American Museum of Natural History. We were greeted at the entrance by Jacklyn Lacey, Museum Specialist in African and Pacific ethnology, as well as Rose and Roseanne, visitors and fellow scholars from Papua New Guinea.
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