Black Life


Experience the vitality and range of cultural production in the African diaspora through this multidisciplinary event series.

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  • Stephanie Hewett

  • Jocelyn Jackson

  • Mandy Harris Williams

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Upcoming Films

  • In Search of Voodoo: Roots to Heaven

    Djimon Hounsou
    United States, Benin, 2018
    • Friday, March 6 4 PM
    Panel Discussion: Spiritual Reclamation as a Revolutionary Act, with Dowoti Desir, Wade W. Nobles, Luisah Teish, Nedra T. Williams, and Tracy Brown

    Weaving together personal, cultural, and spiritual journeys, this documentary by actor Djimon Hounsou seeks to illuminate the practice of faith that is prevalent in West Africa, specifically Benin, the “cradle of Voodoo.” “Vivid and heartfelt” (Variety).

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Past Events

  • Saturday, January 25, 4 PM

    Black Life: Europa Grace

    Europa Grace presents an experimental performance considering the structures of value exercised by the modern black body.

    Programmed by Ryanaustin Dennis