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UCLA Digital Archiving Speaker Series, “Legal and Ethical Issues” | Friday April 6, 2018

The UCLA Digital Archiving Collective invites faculty, students, staff, and members of the general public to join us for Session Four of the 2017-18 UCLA Visiting Speaker Series, which will be held on Friday, April 6, 2018 from 1-4 PM in the Jan Popper Theater (Schoenberg Music Building). Featured speakers are Kim Christen (Washington State University), […]

SAVE THE DATES: “Black, Brown, and Powerful,” an Institute on Inequality & Democracy event, 4/26-4/27 @ LATTC

In Los Angeles and elsewhere, black and brown communities face multiple forms of banishment and exploitation. At this event, convened by the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, we share and discuss research and activism to analyze structures of urban displacement, racialized policing, criminal justice debt, forced labor, and the mass supervision and […]

Carol Anderson 4/17/18 – “One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression is Destroying our Democracy”

Please join us on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at 4 pm in 6275 Bunche Hall as Carol Anderson, Charles Howard Candler Professor and Chair of African American Studies at Emory University, discusses her forthcoming book, One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression is Destroying Our Democracy. Her previous book, White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of our […]

Will ‘Black Panther’ Really Change Hollywood?

A Zócalo/UCLA Event Moderated by Claudia Puig, President, Los Angeles Film Critics Association and Film Critic, National Public Radio On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:30 PM at ArcLight Hollywood, Black Panther executive producer Nate Moore, UCLA Dean of Social Sciences and author of UCLA’s Hollywood Diversity Report Darnell Hunt, Duke cultural historian and host of the […]

Tendayi Sithole Performs Charles Mingus Workshop

Tendayi Sithole Performs ‘Charles Mingus Workshop’ A performance and poetic tribute to the great bassist/composer Thursday, March 8, 2018 11 am – 12:30 pm  The Black Forum, Haines Hall 153 Dr. Tendayi Sithole teaches political science at the University of South Africa and is the author of Steve Biko: Decolonial Meditations of Black Consciousness (2016); […]

NEW: HOLLYWOOD DIVERSITY REPORT 2018

HOLLYWOOD DIVERSITY REPORT 2018: FIVE YEARS OF PROGRESS AND MISSED OPPORTUNITIES To download the full report, please CLICK HERE. This report is the fifth in a series of annual studies originally conceived by the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA to explore the relationships between diversity and the bottom line in the […]