We are proud to co-sponsor this event with the African and African-American Studies Research Center at the University of California, San Diego, Bennetta Jules-Rosette, Director.

Other events that will take place on the UCSD campus include:

February 5 The Predicament of Blackness
by Associate Professor Jemima Pierre, UC Los Angeles
Thursday, 3:30 pm, SSB #101

February 6 A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture
UC San Diego Library Exhibit
Friday, UCSD Library

February 7 ArtPower! in Collaboration with AAASRC
Presents The Nile Project
Saturday, 8:00 pm, Price Center East Ballroom

February 12 Kansas City Jazz
with Jeannie Cheatham and David Borgo

February 19 Dance and Drumming Workshop
with Gene Perry
Thursday, 3:30 pm, SSB #101

February 28 Black History Month Celebration
and Scholarship Brunch

For additional information contact AAASRC at (858) 822-0265 or email


2015 lawyer posterThe Center for Cultural and Ethnic Studies is excited to announce our 2015 Black History Month event, “The U.S. Civil Rights Movement in Music, Film, Literature, and in the Streets.”

For more information, please see:

As the event draws near we will continue to provide more information about the speakers, performers, and research being presented.

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.