George Sherman Union 775 Commonwealth Avenue 2nd floor Conference Auditorium Boston, MA 02215
Join us for a public conversation with Harvard University’s Alphonse Fletcher University Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.. The event will begin with a screening of a short clip from Professor Gate’s PBS film series, “Africa’s Great Civilizations”. Professor Gates will then speak about the film’s relevance to questions of race in America today. Following his presentation, there will be a panel discussion with Professor Linda Heywood and Professor John Thornton. The program will end with questions from the audience. Read more about Center for African Studies: Images of Africa and the History of Race in America
Kresge G1 Auditorium Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health 677 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
Descried by the Lancet as "microcosm of global health", Southeast Asia features low, middle and high income economies within a small geographic region with multiple shared borders. In conjunction with the 50th Anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) in 2017, the Future of Health in Southeast Asia will bring together an exciting range of speakers to discuss the challenges and opportunites facing public health in the region.
CGIS South, S-010 (Tsai Auditorium), 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
The Environment Forum at the Mahindra Center presents:
Tiya Miles Mary Henrietta Graham Distinguished University Professor, University of Michigan; Author of Tales from the Haunted South: Dark Tourism and Memories of Slavery from the Civil War Era (2015); Founder of ECO Girls, an environmental and cultural project for girls in urban Southeast Michigan