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BLACK FEMINISM AND THE PRACTICE OF CARE Friday, November 16th, 2018 9:00am-4:30pm 9:00am Breakfast, 9:30am Discussions , 4:30pm Closing Reception UCLA Faculty Center, Sequoia Room Audre Lorde famously maintained that “caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” This gathering explores the concept of care against […]

“Black History in Dark Times: Reflections of an Historian”

Historians in Society Lecture Series Peter Hudson, UCLA Departments of African American Studies and History First published in 1938 as the dark clouds of fascism amassed over Europe, CLR James’ classic study, The Black Jacobins: Toussaint L’Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution, described the efforts of enslaved Africans to found a Black Republic – Haiti – […]

Bunche Center Newsletter – November 2018

The November 2018 Bunche Center newsletter is now available! To download, click here, or click on the image below. Highlights include Kelly Lytle Hernández’s Robert G. Athearn Prize for best book, City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965 (University of North Carolina Press, 2017), Lorrie Frasure-Yokley’s Distinguished Teaching Award, Brenda Stevenson’s 2018 […]

2019 Activist-in-Residence Program

Apply for the 2019 Activist-in-Residence Program The Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin and the UCLA Asian American Studies Center are proud to jointly announce the 2019 UCLA Activist-in-Residence Program. >> Applications are being accepted now through November 2 << With a shared commitment to advance democracy through research and alliances with civil rights organizations and progressive social […]

Paid research study opportunity for UCLA Black woman/ womyn freshman undergraduates!

Hello! My name is Channel McLewis, and I am a doctoral candidate in the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. I am conducting a research study in which I am exploring the college-going process for Black undergraduate women. I want to hear about your experience. If you identify as a […]

Bunche Center Newsletter – October 2018

The October 2018 Bunche Center newsletter is now available! To download the newsletter, click here or click on the image below. Highlights include the Iglehart Family Research Prize for early career scholars, Carol Anderson on the Longlist for the 2018 National Book Awards, and The Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice, and Health Postdoctoral Fellow Applications. […]