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Spring 2016 African Diaspora Lecture delivered by Professor Quito Swan
February 4, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Prof. Quito Swan will deliver the Spring 2016 African Diaspora lecture: “Melanesia’s Way: Black Internationalism in the South Pacific.” Swan is an Associate Professor of African Diaspora History at Howard University. His research on Black internationalism and global Black Power have taken him through archives and diasporic communities across Venezuela, the US, Bermuda, London, Kenya, Australia, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu. His current project on Bermuda’s Pauulu Kamarakafego and Black internationalism in the South Pacific was sponsored by an eight-month National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship in 2014.